SS Rajamouli is in the headlines again with his upcoming magnum opus film Baahubali is hitting the screens tomorrow all over the world and it is said to be the biggest ever movie made in Indian soil and for Indian screen. The film’s budget said to have crossed rupees 250 crores and people tells that only a director like SS Rajamouli can pull it off such a big film. This wonderful film maker had shown us his unbelievable caliber as a film maker through films like Eega starring Kiccha Sudeep and Magadheera starring Ram Charan Teja. SS Rajamouli’s mind and imagination is such that it can make us spellbound with its clarity and authenticity. A lot of people says that there is only two film makers who can create epics on Indian screen and that was Shankar and SS Rajamouli.
The Master film maker had come to Kochi recently for the promotion and audio launch of his film Baahubali and he told a lot about the film as well as his perceptions about Malayalam film. During an interview SS Rajamouli said that he had seen many Telugu dubbed version of Malayalm films starring Mammootty and Mohanlal at times. He said that he know more about Malayalam cinema after he came to Chennai.
Rajamouli said that he remembers watching the films Neelagiri and Soorya Manasam done by Mamootty. But personally he said he is a great admirer of the complete actor Mohanlal. Rajamouli wonders how this actor can come up with such sterling performances which is so natural and subtle to the core. He said it is somewhat unbelievable to say the least. Even though he is not sure about if he will do a Malayalam film or not as language is really a barrier for him but he said that he want to work with Mohanlal in a film and he love to work with him as Mohanlal is one of his all- time favorite actor.
Director SS Rajamouli also praised the big stars here who always open to do different kinds of role unlike from other industries.