Baahubali: Before the Beginning is an upcoming Hindi language streaming television series based on 2017 and 2020 novels. The distribution rights of the film have been carried by Netflix. This series will be big series for the Superstar Nayanthara.
The production team has planned to release the series directly in September 2021 at Netflix. This will be the first series for Nayanthara releasing directly in Over-the-top media service. The film has been produced by Rajamouli and Prasad.
The story of the series is based on The Rise of Sivagami, Chaturanga, Queen of Mahishmathi written by Anand Neelakantan. It led Netflix to scrap the entire shoot and later it decided that it will be reshot with a fresh cast and director.
Baahubali: Before the Beginning is said to have seen the potential of being India’s answer to Game of Thrones. Jannat fame Kunal Deshmukh and The Girl On the Train fame Ribhu Dasgupta are reportedly on board to direct the series. The first season of the show will consist of a total of 9 episodes.