Rajamouli and Mahesh Babu, after the massive success of Rajamouli’s “RRR,” are teaming up for an eagerly awaited film, stirring global interest. Recent confirmations reveal that they’ve acquired the rights to Wilbur Smith’s renowned “The Ballantyne Novels.”
These novels span three decades, chronicling the captivating saga of the Ballantyne family across seven books. However, conflicting reports cloud the extent of the acquisition. Some sources suggest the purchase of just one novel, while others hint at securing the entire series.
Amidst this uncertainty, the duo is fervently preparing for the movie’s production, with Mahesh Babu scheduled to commence filming after his current project, “Guntur Kaaram.” Rajamouli and Mahesh Babu aspire to craft an enchanting cinematic experience that blends the art of storytelling with the splendor of Africa.
The film is anticipated to be an epic adventure drawing inspiration from Wilbur Smith’s novels. Fans eagerly await the magic these two stalwarts will bring to the screen as they breathe life into this remarkable tale. Stay tuned for updates on this much-anticipated collaboration between Rajamouli and Mahesh Babu.