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When Mahesh Babu Threw A Sword On Anushka Shetty

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Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 14:02 [IST]

Director Gunasekhar's stereoscopic 3D Telugu film Rudhramadevi, which is currently being shot, is one of the most talked about movies of 2013. Lot has been written and debated about the roles and looks of Anushka Shetty, Rana Daggubati, Prakash Raj, Krishnam Raju and Baba Sehgal. But very least is discussed about Superstar Mahesh Babu's connection with this movie. Yes! Prince is a part of it.

Actor Mahesh Babu, who is currently busy shooting for Sukumar's upcoming project 1: Nenokkadine, is reportedly playing a cameo in the movie Rudhramadevi. It is reported that he recently took part in the filming for his special appearance. During the shooting, he accidentally hurt Anushka, when he threw a sword on the actress.

It was a sword fight scene for Rudhramadevi, which required Mahesh Babu to throw a sword on Anushka, who was supposed to dodge it. But the actress failed to do so and it resulted in Anushka getting injured. Fortunately, the sword was made of cardboard. So the actress escaped a major accident. She was said to have suffered minor injuries, which were taken care by the doctors.

Anushka Shetty is playing the title role - queen Rudramadevi, who was one of the popular women leaders of the Kakatiya dynasty. Interestingly, the actress, who is getting into action in this film, is doing on her own without any doubles. Her fight scenes will be the main highlights in the movie Rudhramadevi.

Mahesh Babu And Anushka Shetty In Khaleja

Mahesh Babu has earlier worked with Anushka Shetty in his 2010 action comedy Telugu film Khaleja, which featured them as Alluri Seetarama Raju and Subashini, respectively.

Mahesh Babu's Performance In Khaleja

Mahesh Babu, who delivered an excellent performance in Khaleja, won lot of critical acclaim for shouldering the entire responsibility. Some described him as the cynosure of the movie.

Anushka Shetty's Chemistry With Mahesh

Anushka Shetty also equally did well in the movie Khaleja. But her on-screen chemistry with Mahesh was rejected by the film goers. Ever since the couple have not teamed up again.

Khaleja Collection At Box Office

Khaleja did decent business at the Box Office, but it was not up to the mark. The movie, which was made with a budget of Rs 37 crores, had collected Rs 40 crores during its 50 day run in theatres. Its satellite rights were sold for Rs 4.5 crores.

Khaleja Dubbed Versions

Later, Khaleja was dubbed in several other languages. The film was dubbed in Tamil as Bhadra, in Hindi as Jigar Kaleja, Bengali as Ekai Eksho and in Oriya as Abatar.

Mahesh Babu's Role In Rudhramadevi

Now, reports suggest that Mahesh Babu will appear with Anushka Shetty in a scene of the movie Rudhramadevi. It should be seen how the viewers will receive this brief chemistry of the duo.

Topics: mahesh babu, anushka shetty, rudhramadevi, gunasekhar
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Story first published:  Thursday, July 25, 2013, 13:06 [IST]
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