Gulebakavali, a lavish costume drama featuring Prabhudheva and Hansika Motwane has just undergone a budget-enhancement , just to keep up with Baahubali.
Post the spectacular success of S S Rajamouli’s 2-segment spectacle, all costume dramas in the country have a new benchmark to live up to. Director Kalyan S’ Gulebakavali is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that the film has at least some scenes spectacular enough to compare with Baahubali.
“Even if we get 10-15 minutes of footage that is comparable with Baahubali we are happy, “ says Prabhuadding that Baahubali is a game-changer for costume dramas.
“The level of acceptability for the costume drama has changed. In Gulebakavali we’re spending close to 3 months on the special effects to make sure audiences don’t feel cheated,”says Prabhu.
He is full of praise for Rajamouli. “I’ve known him for years. He has always been a pathbreaker. I did his his Rowdy Rathod in Hindi. I’d love to work with him in the near futu