Why did Katappa kill Baahubali- this one query took the nation by storm when Baahubali: The Starting (2015) had launched. And it not solely immortalised the characters, but in addition the actor who performed Katappa- Sathyaraj.
“For me, life will be divided into life earlier than and after Baahubali. Earlier than this movie, individuals solely knew me within the south, or wherever Tamilians lived on the earth. After this character occurred, everyone is aware of me,” he laughs.
The 67-year-old, who will likely be seen within the Tamil remake of Badhaai Ho (2018) subsequent, says the one query he will get usually is, ‘How powerful was it to maintain the reply to the query (Why did Katappa kill Baahubali) a secret till the movie launched?’ The actor quips, “Nicely, the producer paid me effectively, and SS Rajamouli (director) advised me to, that’s why I did it and saved the reply a secret!”
In a profession spanning 44 years, Sathyaraj has acted in practically 250 movies. He shares, “Most of my movies are in Tamil, I did three movies in Telugu, two in Malayalam, and one in Hindi, Chennai Categorical (2013).”
Why didn’t he take up extra work in Hindi after making his debut in a movie directed by Rohit Shetty? He confesses, “I do get Hindi gives. I used to be supplied a Tiger Shroff movie not too long ago, which required me to be 40 days in London. My household state of affairs is such that I can’t go overseas for these many days. Then there was a movie with Vidya Balan, however on the identical dates because the one required by Veetla Vishesham. The issue is that I converse fluently solely in my mom tongue, even English I barely handle. I can converse different languages if I get a immediate.”