Prabhas and Prashanth Neel decided to work together even before KGF Chapter 2 release. Hombale films, the producer of KGF franchise decided to bring Prabhas on board for a Pan India film and Prabhas agreed to work with Prashanth Neel.
Prabhas wanted to work with him after watching Ugramm and many inside reports suggest that Salaar is another version of that film. Prashanth Neel denied those reports and said that he will talk more about the film, when the film is ready for release.
The latest information is that after recent schedule and looking at the kind of reception KGF Chapter 2 received, Prashanth is making changes to Salaar and changing few scenes for Prabhas character to satisfy mass commercial movie fans. Before they start the next schedule, the director wants to complete these changes and finish the work on the film by September or October, this year.
Movie release date will be decided after they finish principal photography as director asked six months to finish post production works. There is no official confirmation regarding this gossip but this is being highly circulated around. Prabhas is working on Project K also simultaneously and Disha Patani as joined the film, recently.