“Kalki 2898 AD” is an upcoming Indian sci-fi action drama film directed by Nag Ashwin. The film features an ensemble cast including Prabhas, Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, Disha Patani, Dulquer Salmaan, Naveen Singh, Rana Daggubati, and Pasupathy in pivotal roles. Produced by Vyjayanthi Films, the movie is set to release on January 12, 2024.
Plot and First Glimpse
The film revolves around “Project K,” where K stands for Kalki, the tenth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Prabhas portrays the modern incarnation of Lord Vishnu, equipped with futuristic weapons, who battles villains in a dystopian fantasy realm torn apart by war. Kamal Haasan plays a pivotal character, adding to the excitement and anticipation surrounding the movie.
The first glimpse of “Kalki 2898 AD” was unveiled at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC), capturing the imagination of audiences and catapulting it to the top of the list of most-awaited sci-fi superhero movies in India.
The film boasts an impressive star-studded cast that includes:
- Amitabh Bachchan
- Kamal Haasan
- Deepika Padukone
- Disha Patani
- Dulquer Salmaan
- Naveen Singh
- Rana Daggubati
- Chandu Kanuri as Sundar
- Gaurav Chopra
- Kamal Sadanah
- Mandava Sai Kumar as Agent
- Dimple as Dimple Giri
After its theatrical release, “Kalki 2898 AD” will be available on the OTT platform Aha. The expected release date on the digital platform is February 2024.
Filming and Budget
The filming of “Kalki 2898 AD” commenced in July 2021 at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad, where an elaborate futuristic set was created. The film is reportedly made on a grand scale with an estimated budget of INR 600 crores, making it one of the most expensive Indian films ever produced.
The teaser of “Kalki 2898 AD” is available on YouTube, providing a glimpse of the film’s stunning visuals and captivating storyline.
What is “Kalki 2898 AD”?
“Kalki 2898 AD” is a sci-fi action drama film that portrays the modern incarnation of Lord Vishnu, played by Prabhas, who intervenes to stop a war in a dystopian fantasy realm.
What is the budget for “Kalki 2898 AD”?
The film is reportedly made on a budget of INR 600 crores, making it one of the most expensive Indian films ever produced.
Where was “Kalki 2898 AD” filmed?
The filming took place at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad, where an elaborate futuristic set was created.
Is “Kalki 2898 AD” the same as “Project K”?
Yes, the film was originally titled “Project K” but was later changed to “Kalki 2898 AD,” and its first glimpse was released at San Diego Comic-Con.
“Kalki 2898 AD” promises to be a visually stunning and thrilling sci-fi action drama with an impressive ensemble cast. Directed by Nag Ashwin and produced by Vyjayanthi Films, the film is set to captivate audiences with its innovative storyline and larger-than-life presentation. As fans eagerly await its release in January 2024, “Kalki 2898 AD” is poised to be a groundbreaking addition to Indian cinema’s sci-fi genre.