Watch: Karan Johar Gets the Sword Kattapa Killed Baahubali With

Live updates from the Baahubali 2 trailer launch


Baahubali: The Conclusion is one of the most eagerly anticipated films of the year. The film is a sequel to the 2015 mega-hit Baahubali which made about 615 crores globally. The magnum opus had India scratching their heads over this conundrum:Why did Kattappa kill Baahubali? The trailer was released due to a technical glitch earlier during the day which prompted the production house to release it earlier than expected.

The film is scheduled to release on April 28 and expectations are sky high. The film looks grander and even more spectacular than the first one. launch of the trailer where Karan Johar, Shobhu Yarlagadda, Prasad Devineni, Prabhas, Rana Daggubati and Anushka Shetty will be present. Stay tuned for the latest updates:

The trailer was supposed to release on Thursday at 5:00 p.m. It was circulated way before it was released. The production house stated it was a technical error, not a leak.

“The trailer was posted in morning because of a technical glitch,” says Karan Johar on the trailer’s leak.

“It was a Facebook glitch, not a leak. The video was supposed to be on private mode but went on public mode. But fans loved it. So all that happens well ends well,” says SS Rajamouli.

The trailer has created a huge buzz since it came out and it’s not just us who are getting goosebumps.

“My friends & family were happy. Some even got happy. Even now me and Rana get goosebumps watching the trailer,” says actor Prabhas, one of the main leads.

When asked about Karan’s input in making Baahubali 2, Karan said, “You have seen my films. Looking at Baahubali do you think I can give any input?” My name is there that is a big thing itself. Baahubali is heading towards a historic run on the box office, says Karan Johar about the anticipation surrounding the release. He adds, “Hindi film directors have the potential to make movies like Baahubali. It is possible and people are getting inspired in my team as well.”

Why Kattappa killed Baahubali has become a universal question and people have come up with various theories. However, one has to wait for the move to release for the mystery to unfold.

“I just have one theory on why Kattapa killed Bahubali,” says director SS Rajamouli.

Lead actresses Tamannaah Bhatia and Anushka Shetty skipped the trailer launch because of prior commitments.

“Both actresses are busy but they will be there for sure during promotions,” says the director of the magnum opus.

Fans can rewatch Baahubali a week before Baahubali 2 hits screens.

“Both the parts are related to each other. Nothing has been changed. We have put more effort and worked more on VFX. And the studio has invested more money,” says SS Rajamouli about the sequel.

“The amount of trolling you get for a film means it has a lot of impact on the viewers. It means a lot of people will watch your film,” says the director.

Karan Johar was gifted the sword from the film at the event. Baahubali: The Conclusion will release next month.