The makers of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner Singam 3, the third installment in the Singam franchise, have denied reports that Baahubali fame Prabhas has been roped in to play a cameo in the film.
“It’s not true. Prabhas is not playing a cameo in ‘Singam 3’,” producer Gnanavel Raja told IANS. Directed by Hari, Singam 3 sees Suriya return as a fierce and righteous police officer.
The crew left to Malaysia on Monday night for a 10-day schedule. Also starring Anushka Shetty and Shruti Haasan, the film introduces Thakur Anoop Singh as the antagonist. The film is set for worldwide release on December 16 in Tamil and Telugu.
Meanwhile, Prabhas will have his wax figure immortalised at Madame Tussauds, Bangkok, becoming the first South Indian actor to have his statue at the prestigious museum.Baahubali director SS Rajamouli took to Twitter to break the news.
“Very happy to announce that Madame Tussauds is making a wax statue of our PRABHAS… First South Indian to be honoured thus,” he tweeted.
The 36-year-old actor’s wax statue will be unveiled next year in March.
“The statue will be unveiled at Bangkok in March 2017 and subsequently will be toured all over the world,” Rajamouli added.
Known for his work mainly in Telegu cinema, Prabhas made his film debut with the 2002 drama film, Eshwar. The actor became popular across India and in abroad after he starred in 2015 film Baahubali: The Beginning.
The second part, titled Baahubali: The Conclusion will release on April 28, 2017.