Saaho is an action thriller film written and directed by Sujeeth. It is produced by Vamsi Krishna Reddy, Pramod Uppalapati and Bhushan Kumar under their respective banners of UV Creations and T-Series. The film stars Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor and has been shot simultaneously in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu. Marking Prabhas’ debut in Hindi and Shraddha Kapoor’s debut in South Indian cinema, the film has been produced with a budget of ₹350 crore. It has been shot with IMAX cameras.
Saaho made ₹130 crore (US$19 million) on its opening day worldwide, the second highest-ever for an Indian film, surpassing 2.0’s opening of ₹117 crore, but lower than Prabhas’s previous film Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (₹212 crore), which hold the record for the highest-opening Indian film.