In a series of tweets, he began with leading lady Anushka Shetty saying, “Sweetu…thank u so much for ur contribution to Baahubali. I believe all your fans will be even more enthralled with your presence in Part2.”
The director also spoke warmly of Rana Daggubati and Prabhas. He said, “Rana I was surprised that i didn’t feel emotional on the last day of our shoot. Your speech yesterday triggered it and was like opening the floodgates of a dam. Will Miss you. Thanks a million for being my Bhallaladeva…:),” and added, “I am not able to frame my words for prabhas here.. my interviews will explain what he is to Baahubali.. why he is BAAHUBALI…”
Rajamouli and team recently hosted a grand pre-release event at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad, where ‘Baahubali 2’ album was also launched, for which he thanked Karan Johar and Anil Thadani.
“Thank you @KaranJohar & Anil Thadani for gracing our #Baahubali2PrereleaseEvent last night.. and for a great association.. I carried him in my arms since he was an infant. Today when I see my @kaalabhairavudu being praised that he sang better than peddanna, the pride is unexplainable…. One guy who delivered on his promise 100% is Anand..fantastic on stage sfx & fireworks in sync with the music. TQ for the glorious display. And our digital marketing team #ArkaConnect who worked tirelessly in expanding brand baahubali to all corners of the world..,” he concluded.
On a related note, ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ will hit the screens on April 28.