Right after Baahubali franchise ended up as a massive hit, Netflix acquired the rights and announced Baahubali: Before the Beginning, a prequel for Baahubali and the web series will be narrated by Sivagami. Mrunal Thakur has been roped in to play Sivagami in Baahubali: Before the Beginning and Deva Katta, Praveen Sattaru have been asked to direct this prestigious project.
If the latest speculations are to be believed, Shriya Saran has been roped in to play a crucial role in Baahubali: Before the Beginning. The role of the actress has been kept under wraps and impressed with her performance in Gautamiputra Satakarni, Deva and Praveen locked Shriya. The actress too was quite happy to essay the role and signed the project. Shriya will join the sets soon.