Russian TV Channel airs Prabhas’ Baahubali 2 and Indian netizens go gaga


Guwahati: Director SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali series made the rest of the world sit up and take notice of Telugu and Indian cinema. The second part, Baahubali: The Conclusion, shattered box office records and still remains one of the best Indian films of all time.

‘Baahubali: The Beginning’, ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ registered a phenomenal success at the global box-office by shattering over Rs 1800 crore in all versions. Beating all the existent records both on the home turf and abroad, the SS Rajamouli directorial had collected a total gross of approx. $21 million at the American ticket counters. Starring Prabhas, Rana Dagubati and Anushka Shetty in lead roles, the epic warfare featured an ensemble star cast like Tamannaah Bhatia, Ramya Krishnan, Sathyaraj and Nasser.

On May 28, the official Twitter account of the Embassy of the Russian Federation posted a video of Baahubali: The Conclusion being aired on a television channel in Russia. Baahubali’s dubbed version with Russian voiceover is being telecast.

Sharing the video, the Russian Embassy wrote, “Indian cinema gains popularity in Russia. Look what Russian TV is broadcasting right now: the Baahubali with Russian voiceover! (sic).”