Los Angeles: Actors Prabhas and Deepika Padukone-starrer sci-fi film, directed by Nag Ashwin, has been titled “Kalki 2898-AD”, the makers announced at the San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) on Friday.
Producers Vyjayanthi Movies also shared a glimpse of the much-anticipated film at the SDCC in presence of Prabhas and veteran actor Kamal Haasan, who also features in the movie.
According to a press note issued by the makers, “Kalki2898-AD” promises to transport audiences to a world never seen before in Indian cinema. The film is set in 2898 AD, offering an “unparalleled and immersive cinematic experience”.
Produced by C Aswani Dutt from ‘Vyjayanthi Movies’, the magnum opus, which was greenlit as “Project K” in 2020, also features megastar Amitabh Bachchan in a pivotal role.
Disha Patani rounds out the cast of the multilingual big-budget movie.
The film is scheduled to be released on January 12, 2024.