As promised, the makers of Adipurush today (January 19) treated their fans to an update about the film. Directed Om Raut took to social media to announce that the motion capture of the film has begun. The muhurat of the film will be held on February 2. Sharing a photo himself with his team of VFX experts, the director made the announcement. Adipurush is based on the life of Lord Ram and stars Prabhas in the titular role. Saif Ali Khan will be seen playing the role of Ravan in the film.
Om Raut, director of Adipurush, shared a picture of himself with his team of VFX experts. In the photo, the director is seen standing right in the middle with his teammates standing adjacent to him, just like a cricket team. Many of them are also seen wearing gears essential for VFX. The director will be using technology that is used in international cinema to give Adipurush visual effects (VFX) of international standards.
Om Raut wrote, "Motion capture begins. Creating the world of #Adipurush (sic)."
Prabhas also shared the picture on his Instagram account.