7 Popular Actors Rejected 'Baahubali'.

Blog By Hazel  |  09-02-18

If It Wasn't For Them, We Wouldn't Have A Classic Flick.

#7 Hrithik Roshan.

#7 Hrithik Roshan.

The 'Baahubali' director SS Rajamouli had initially planned to make the movie in Hindi with the full Bollywood cast and then dub it in different languages.

When he offered the role of Baahubali to Hrithik Roshan, he showed no interest in the movie and eventually Prabhas bagged the role.

However later in an interview, Hrithik told the media that Amarendra Baahubali was written for nobody else but Prabhas.


#6 John Abraham.

#6 John Abraham.

John was the first choice for the role of Bhallaladeva. SS Rajamouli, had even sent him the script but John didn't respond to him. After which Rajamouli decided to cast Rana Daggubati instead.


#5 Vivek Oberoi.

#5 Vivek Oberoi.

Vivek was also offered the role of Bhallaladeva. We don't think he would have suited the character though and thank goodness he rejected the role because of his busy schedule.


#4 Mohanlal.

#4 Mohanlal.

Mohanlal was offered the Kattapa in the film, he rejected the role and Sathyaraj eventually got the role in the film.

And this role in the film turned out to be on of the most important role in the film.


#3 Sonam Kapoor.

#3 Sonam Kapoor.

The fashionista as we know her, Sonam Kapoor was supposed to play the role of Avantika in this film, but she walked out of it, as the makers wanted her to devote all her time to the film for a lock-in period of 2 years.


#2 Nayanthara.

#2 Nayanthara.

Nayanthara was offered for the role of female lead, Devasena in the classic flick but she rejected the role and it went to another South Indian actress Anushka Shetty.


#1 Sridevi.

#1 Sridevi.

Sridevi was approached for the role of Sivagami Devi , one of the best roles in the film. However, due to her high demands, the role went to Ramya Krishnan.

But now we are confirmed that it is hard to imagine anyone except Ramya in this role.








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