Anushka Shetty's character in the movie is named as Devasena.
She is playing the love interest of Baahubali(Prabhas). Impressed
by her performance in her earlier movies Arundhati and
Mirchi, SS Rajamouli roped in the actress to star in a
female lead role in Baahubali. Anushka Shetty will be seen
pregnant, in the second part of the movie says sources.
Anushka quoted that, "I never grew up watching films, but for
this movie I got the opportunity to actually work with amazing
technicians, make-up artists, graphic designers among others, which
is a huge learning experience by itself. Bahubali has a very
intense screenplay along with a grand scale."
Baahubali will be releasing in two-parts and the first
part of the movie is slated to release for 2015. Anushka Shetty is
also acting in Rudhramadevi, as a warrior
Queen-Rudhrama Devi, produced and directed by Gunasekhar.