Arka Media Works, the renowned Telugu production house behind the global blockbuster ‘Baahubali,’ is reportedly gearing up to explore the supernatural genre with a high-budget thriller. According to reliable sources, the script for this trendy and chilling thriller is in its final stages. Insiders suggest ambitious plans to cast a prominent star and leading actress, aiming to deliver a captivating saga next year.
This move into the supernatural genre aligns with the current trend in Tollywood, where films like ‘Virupaksha’ and ‘Maa Polimera 2,’ focusing on black magic and malevolent spirits, have achieved significant success. Originally slated for an earlier start, the project faced a slight delay, waiting for the inclusion of a top-tier star and actress. However, production is now scheduled to commence in March next year, according to the source.
Arka Media Works has a rich history of delivering diverse genres, including films like ‘Vedam,’ ‘Maryada Ramana,’ ‘Anagana Oka Dheerudu,’ and ‘Panjaa,’ before achieving global acclaim with ‘Baahubali.’ The source highlights that ‘Baahubali’ was a game-changer, solidifying the production house’s reputation, and their collaboration with versatile director S. S. Rajamouli has only strengthened over the years.
Notably, Arka Media Works introduced Sreeleela to the industry with ‘Pelli Sandadi,’ where she later became a sensation. With their track record and commitment to cinematic excellence, anticipation for their upcoming supernatural thriller is already building up in industry circles.
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