Bahubali 2: The Conclusion is a epic historical fiction film directed by S. S. Rajamouli. It is the continuation of Bahubali: The Beginning. Both parts were jointly produced on a budget of ₹2.5 billion (US$37 million). As of August 2015, 40% of the filming was completed. Shooting for the remaining sequences began on 17 December 2015 in Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad. The director revealed that the second part would be "more emotional and with more grandeur", while speaking at Busan Asian Film Market. The film is scheduled for a worldwide release on 28 April 2017.