Upcoming Big Budget South Indian Movies:- South Indian movies are currently the hot topic for the entire nation. Post the magnificent success of Baahubali franchise, many filmmakers from the Southern industries are taking their steps forward to produce big budget pan India movies that have universal appeal. After Baahubali, there was KGF Chapter 1 which got phenomenal success in all the regions. Recently we witnessed Prabhas’s Saaho making enough noise across the country. Though the film didn’t get positive response, it is still doing wonders at the worldwide box-office.
In this article, we are going to talk about those Upcoming Big Budget South Indian Movies which will have a Pan India release in many languages including Hindi.
The next Pan India biggie from South is Pailwaan. Kichcha Sudeepa starrer wrestling-drama Pailwaan is scheduled to release on September 12th in five languages across the nation. The film will hit screens in Kannada, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam. Pailwaan is directed by S Krishna and it also features Suniel Shetty, Aakanksha Singh, Kabir Duhan Singh and Sushant Singh in other key roles.
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2. Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy
Megastar Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is yet another big budget movie coming out from the Southern film industry. Based on the life of freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy star cast also includes Amitabh Bachchan, Kichcha Sudeepa, Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, Tamannaah, Jagapathi Babu, Ravi Kishan. Lady Superstar Anushka Shetty will be seen in a cameo appearance playing Maharani of Jhansi.
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy will hit screens on October 2nd in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada. Directed by Surender Reddy and bankrolled by Ram Charan, this prestigious project is made on a lavish budget of over Rs 250 crore.
3. Avane Srimannarayana
After KGF and Pailwaan, Avane Srimannarayana is also getting ready to have a pan India release in five languages. Starring Kannada Superstar Rakshit Shetty, Avane Srimannarayana is a big budget period action-entertainer which is directed by Sachin Ravi. The film’s entire shoot has been wrapped up and the post-production work is going on in full swing. The film will have different title in all the five languages; Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam. Avane Srimannarayana is expected to release in December this year or early next year.
Starring Malayalam Megatstar Mammootty in the title role, Mamangam is a big budget period historical-drama movie which is directed by M Padmakumar. The film is based on medieval Mamankam festival celebrated during the 18th century on the banks of the Bharathappuzha, where warriors known as Chaaverukal plots against the Zamorin rulers to overthrow them. Mamangam is one of the biggest movie coming out from the Malayalam film industry and it will also be released in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. The release date Mamangam is yet to be announced.
Telugu star Adivi Sesh is all set to make his Bollywood debut with his next movie Major. The film is being bankrolled by Superstar Mahesh Babu and Sashi Kiran Tikka is helming this prestigious project. Based on the life of 26/11 Hero late Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, Major is being shot in Telugu and Hindi. The film will hit screens during Summer next year.
6. Marakkar : The Lion of the Arabian Sea
Malayalam Megastar Mohanlal will be next seen in Marakkar : The Lion of the Arabian Sea. Mounted on a lavish scale, Marakkar is the biggest and most costliest movie in the history of Malayalam cinema. Directed by Priyadarshan, Marakkar : The Lion of the Arabian Sea also features Suniel Shetty, Arjun Sarja and Manju Warrier in other key roles. The film is scheduled to release on March 26th 2020 in Malayalam, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
Set in the 16th century, it is based on the battle exploits of Kunjali Marakkars—the naval chieftains of the Zamorin of Calicut. Kunjali Marakkars organised the first naval defense of the Indian coast by safeguarding Calicut from Portuguese invasion for almost a century.
7. SS Rajamouli’s RRR
SS Rajamouli’s mega budget period action-drama movie RRR (Rajamouli – Ramarao – Ram Charan) is one of the most anticipated movie of next year. Starring Young Tiger Jr NTR and Mega Power Star Ram Charan in the title roles, RRR is set in the Pre-Independence Era. It is a fictional story revolving around India’s freedom fighters, Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem who fought against the British Raj and the Nizam of Hyderabad, respectively. The movie’s story is a fictional retelling of their lives during their self-imposed exile.
Bollywood Actress Alia Bhatt is playing the female lead and Superstar Ajay Devgn will also be seen doing an extended cameo in the film. RRR is bankrolled by DVV Entertainments banner and the total budget is said to be in the range of Rs 350 crore to 400 crore. RRR is scheduled to release on July 30th 2020 in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam.
8. KGF Chapter 2
Now this is the most hyped Indian movie right now. A sequel to the 2018 action-drama KGF Chapter 1, KGF Chapter 2 is being made on a mammoth scale. Set in the 1980’s, KGF Chapter 2 features Rocking Star Yash, Srinidhi Shetty and Sanjay Dutt in the title roles and Prashanth Neel is directing this period movie. The first part was a massive hit all across the country and the expectations for the second part are humongous.
KGF Chapter 2 is being made with a budget of over 150 crore and it is also the costliest movie of Kannada cinema till date. The film will be released in Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam. KGF Chapter 2 will be released in the second half of 2020.
9. Prabhas 20
After Saaho, Rebel Star Prabhas is now gearing up for his next movie Prabhas 20 (yet-untitled). Radha Krishna Kumar of Jil fame is directing this big budget period romantic-drama movie and Pooja Hegde is playing the female lead. The makers had already completed it’s first schedule and the regular shooting will resume from November. Prabhas 20 will release in the second half of 2020 and will be a Pan India release. Saaho has minted extremely great box-office numbers in Hindi version so the expectations for Prabhas 20 are also on sky high.