Rahman wants ‘Baahubali 2’ to cross Rs 2000 crore collection

While ‘Baahubali 2’ emerged the first Indian film to make Rs 1000 crore in the box-office, A R Rahman has expressed hope that the film would cross Rs 2000 crore.

“To Rajamouli, Keeravani and the whole team of ‘Baahubali 2’. Just finished watching it in Chennai. I hope it crosses Rs 2000 crore and above at the box-office,” the Oscar-Grammy winner said on his social media page.

And he added: “You guys have opened the floodgates for south Indian cinema to the world and given it a new identity.”

Starring Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannah, Ramya Krishna, Sathyaraj and Nasser in key roles, the film is a sequel to 2015 blockbuster ‘Baahubali’.