- 'We are excited to have her on board with us,' said the producer
- Katrina was also reportedly considered for the role
- The teaser of Saaho was released earlier this year
Earlier this month, formalities to get Shraddha on board the action thriller had already begun. Dates were being chalked out ahead of an official confirmation, when a source told Deccan Chronicle: "The filmmakers approached her and she agreed to come on board. But she is yet to sign on the dotted line. Other modalities are still being worked out too."
Directed by Telugu filmmaker Sujeeth Reddy, Saaho will be Prabhas' first film after Baahubali: The Conclusion. Fans have already been teaser with the first look of the film in a teaser released in April. The makers of Saaho have promised adrenaline-pumping action sequences, courtesy internationally recognised stuntman Kenny Bates, known for films like Die Hard and Transformers.
For Saaho's ambitious stunt sequences, an extensive set has been designed in Hyderabad's Ramoji Film City, reported Pune Mirror. The film will also expectedly be shot in Romania, Abu Dhabi and locations across Europe. Saaho is expected to arrive in theatres next year.
Last seen in Half Girlfriend, Shraddha Kapoor plays the protagonist in the upcoming Haseena Parkar.