KGF Maker confirms that KGF Chapter 3 will begin filming this year, adding, “We will create a universe like Marvel.”
KGF producer Vijay Kiragandour has confirmed that the twists and turns of the third film in the series will begin after October of this year before the new film hits theaters in 2024.
KGF 2 producer Vijay Kiragandur has confirmed that the film will have another installment. Vijay said the filmmakers are planning to make a Marvel-style hit film franchise. In a new interview, he also said that filming for KGF 3 will begin after October, and it is likely to hit theaters in 2024. Vijay is the founder of Hombale Films, which makes KGF films. (Also read: Hindi version of KGF Chapter 2 earns Rs 400 crore; second Hindi film does it)
was released on April 14, to a huge response from critics and the public. The film stars Yash alongside Sanjay Dutt, Prakash Raj, Raveena Tandon, Srinidhi Shetty and Malavika Avinash. Last week, the Hindi version of KGF Chapter 2 topped 4 billion at the box office. The total collection of films in all languages in India is over Rs 900 crore and over Rs 117 crore in the global collection.
When asked about the filming schedule for KGF 3, Vijay told Dainik Bhaskar, “Director Prashant Neal is currently working on payroll. About 30-35% of filming is done. The next schedule is expected to start next week. So. By October-November of this year. So, we plan to start filming for KGF after October of this year. We hope to release it by 2024.
Asked if any new actors would be joining or if Yash would reprise the role, the producer added, “Next we are going to create a universe like Marvel. We want to bring in different things from different films. Doctor “Create Strange. Like it does in Spider-Man Returns or Doctor Strange. So we can easily reach a wider audience.”
Directed by Prashant Neal, the KGF film tells the story of Rocky (Yash), a suspect who has become the ruler of the Kolar Gold Fields gold mining empire. The first film, KGF Chapter One, was also a box office hit in 2018.