Mumbai, July 19 | Actors Deepika Padukone and Prabhas are set to collaborate for the first time for a multilingual sci-fi film, to be directed by Nag Ashwin.
Vyjayanthi Movies, which completes 50 years in the industry, announced the project on Sunday to mark the golden jubilee of the banner.
Deepika took to Instagram and wrote she was “beyond thrilled” to be a part of the project.
Sharing the announcement video on his Instagram page, Prabhas, 40, said the team is excited to have Deepika on board.
The actor was last seen in the 2019 action thriller “Saaho” co-starring Shraddha Kapoor, while Deepika’s latest release was Meghna Gulzar’s”Chhapaak”.
C Aswini Dutt, producer and founder of Vyjayanthi Movies, said the film is a “golden opportunity” for the production house to cement its place in the “Annals of Indian Cinema history.” Co-producers Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt said getting the “Padmaavat” star on board for the film was thrilling.