Director Nag Ashwin Expresses Gratitude for the Success of ‘Kalki 2898 AD’

July 7, 2024

Director Nag Ashwin Expresses Gratitude for the Success of ‘Kalki 2898 AD’

The visionary filmmaker, Nag Ashwin, has expressed his heartfelt thanks to the audience for making ‘Kalki 2898 AD’ a monumental success. The sci-fi epic, starring Prabhas, Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, and Deepika Padukone, has been hailed as a landmark achievement in Indian cinema.

In a recent media interaction, Ashwin shared his insights on the film’s success, stating, “This is not just a victory for our team or Vyjayanthi Movies, but a triumph for the entire film industry.” He emphasized that ‘Kalki 2898 AD’ has opened doors for ambitious productions, inspiring writers, and emerging directors.

When asked about the inspiration behind adapting Kalki from the Mahabharata, Ashwin revealed that the creative fiction in Mayabazaar inspired him. He also shared that the idea of dividing the story into two parts emerged during the shooting process, with part two promising more action, backstory, and new worlds to explore.

Ashwin acknowledged the risk taken by the producers and the challenge of directing legendary actors like Amitabh, Kamal, and Prabhas. He assured that Prabhas’s screen time would increase in part two, and Karna’s character would be portrayed positively.

The director also discussed the film’s appeal to children, the most challenging aspects of the journey, and the possibility of adapting the complete Mahabharata as a film series in the future. He expressed his gratitude to Vyjayanthi Movies and praised the work of his production team, cast, and crew.

Overall, Nag Ashwin’s ‘Kalki 2898 AD’ has set a new benchmark in Indian cinema, and its success is a testament to the power of visionary storytelling and ambitious filmmaking.”