Indian businessman to invest 1,000 crore on film on Mahabharata
Indian businessman BR Shetty, who is based in the United Arab Emirates, plans to invest Rs 1,000 crore in the production of an upcoming Indian film based on the epic, The Mahabharata.
VA Shrikumar Menon will direct the movie and it will be made in several languages like English, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu and more.
The movie is expected to be released in 2020, and the shooting will start next year.
Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is being considered for the role of Bheema. Details of the other actors are yet to be released.