It’s official. The makers of of Prabhas’ upcoming film by Nag Ashwin, tentatively titled ’#Prabhas21′, have confirmed that Deepika Padukone will be making her debut in Telugu as Prabhas’ co-star in the pan-Indian project.
“Deepika Padukone, welcome on board! Thrilled to have you be a part of this incredible adventure. #Prabhas21 #DeepikaPrabhas. @actorprabhas @deepikapadukone @nag_ashwin @swapnaduttchalasani @priyankacdutt,” they posted.
Nag Ashwin wrote, “King ki saripadentha Queen kavali kada mari…chaala alochinchi teesukunna decision idi…pichekkicheddam..#
He said, “I’m very excited that Deepika is on-board for this character. It’s something no mainstream lead has done before and will be quite a surprise for everyone. The pairing of Deepika and Prabhas is one of the highlights of our film. The story is something I believe the audiences will carry in their hearts for years to come.”
Welcoming Deepika, Prabhas posted, “We are very excited to have @deepikapadukone on board, welcome. @nag_ashwin @vyjayanthimovies @swapnaduttchalasani @priyankacdutt #Prabhas21 #DeepikaPrabhas.’