Last Update: May 07, 2023, 09:44 AM IST
A few years ago, several reports surfaced that superstar Prabhas and filmmaker Siddharth Anand would be collaborating for a big budget film to be produced by Maitri Productions. Apparently, the production house signed Siddharth as the director for Rs 65 crore. to buzz That is, the deal has failed and the project has been stalled indefinitely.
According to ETimes, in a recent report, the makers of the project were making their efforts to get the project going but despite all the efforts the film got shelved and stalled. So Siddharth also returned the amount received as advance for the film. Reportedly, the filmmaker got an advance fee of 65 crores.
However, Siddharth and the production house have decided to collaborate on another project in the near future. Reportedly, the project took a back seat as the dates of Sidharth and Prabhas were not matching, which alienated the stakeholders.
Prabhas and Sidharth have reportedly booked their dates for the next few years for their respective projects. While Sidharth is also committed to Fighter and Tiger vs Pathan, Prabhas has 3 films lined up. Once they break free, they can get on the same page for a possible collaboration.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Prabhas is gearing up for the release of his much-awaited mythological film Adipurush. Directed by Om Raut, the film also stars Kriti Sanon, Saif Ali Khan, Sunny Singh and Devdutt Nag in pivotal roles. He will be next seen in Project K alongside Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan and Disha Patani.
Siddharth, on the other hand, is currently working on Fighter with Anil Kapoor. Deepika Padukone and Hrithik Roshan. His last directorial venture Pathan starring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham turned out to be a huge hit. The film did a business of over 1000 crores at the box office globally.