K Productions Rajarajan has snapped the Tamil theatrical rights of SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali 2 for a record price. Apart from Tamil version, Rajarajan is also holding the overseas rights of Malayalam and Telugu versions of Baahubali 2.
In an official press statement, Rajarajan has thanked Baahubali 2’s original producers Arka Media works for the opportunity. Rajarajan is also bankrolling a period film Madai Thiranthu/1945, a big budget Tamil-Telugu bilingual with Sathyaraj, Rana Daggubati, Regina Cassandra and Karunas, which is being directed by Sathya Siva of Kazhugu fame and Yuvan Shankar Raja is composing the music.
Baahubali 2 will be hitting the screens on April 28, 2017.