Prabhas Unveils 'Kalki 2898 AD': A Mind-Blowing First Glimpse of the Upcoming Film
San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) 2023 witnessed an epic moment in Indian cinema as the highly anticipated film, previously known as Project K, was unveiled with a new title - 'Kalki 2898 AD.' Directed by the renowned filmmaker Nag Ashwin, the movie introduces a groundbreaking concept that blends dystopia, science fiction, and gripping action, making it the first Indian film to grace the prestigious event.
At the SDCC event held on July 20, fans were treated to an exhilarating teaser that showcased the unique vision of Kalki 2898 AD. The film features an ensemble cast, including the powerhouse actors Prabhas, Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, and Kamal Haasan. As the teaser unfurled, audiences were transported into a futuristic world veiled in darkness, where the fate of humanity lies in the hands of a courageous trio.
The teaser opens with a glimpse of the dark and oppressive world, setting the stage for an intense battle between good and evil. Our protagonists, portrayed by Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, and Prabhas, emerge as beacons of hope, standing strong against the malevolent forces that threaten to consume the universe. The text "When the world is taken over by darkness, a force will rise," emblazons the screen, hinting at the epic journey of our heroes as they strive to bring light back to the world.
The film's new title, "Kalki 2898 AD," holds profound significance, signifying the emergence of a force that can alter the course of destiny. As the teaser culminates, the revelation of this enigmatic force leaves audiences on the edge of their seats, eagerly awaiting the heroes' quest to liberate the world from darkness.
Sharing the exciting news with his legion of fans, Prabhas took to social media to announce the revised title of the film, emphasizing the transformative power of "Kalki 2898 AD." The announcement sparked a whirlwind of excitement across various platforms, with fans eagerly discussing the film's potential to break new ground in Indian cinema.
The visionary director Nag Ashwin, renowned for his acclaimed work on the National Award-winning biographical drama "Mahanati" in 2018, helms the project. Kalki 2898 AD marks the first collaboration between Prabhas and Deepika Padukone, while audiences are eagerly anticipating the chemistry between Deepika Padukone and Amitabh Bachchan, who have previously shared the screen in the heartwarming film "Piku" in 2015. Moreover, the duo is set to appear together in the Hindi remake of the Hollywood hit "The Intern," originally starring Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro.
Behind the scenes, the film is backed by Aswini Dutt, the esteemed producer and founder of Vyjayanthi Movies, ensuring that Kalki 2898 AD benefits from a seamless production process and the expertise of experienced filmmakers.
Promising an unforgettable cinematic experience, Kalki 2898 AD is all set to captivate audiences across linguistic boundaries as it releases in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi. With a tantalizing teaser and an ensemble cast of seasoned actors, the film has ignited the anticipation of movie enthusiasts worldwide, and we can't wait to witness Prabhas and his onscreen allies embark on their enthralling journey to defeat darkness and herald a brighter future.
- PTC PUNJABI