"Baahubali - The Beginning" first look posterTwitter/ Karan Johar

The firts poster of the principal characters of Indian epic movie "Baahubali" has been released by the director of the movie SS Rajamouli.

The poster depicts the birth of a child, which the director says is "One single moment at its core which defines & drives the entire plot."

SS Rajamouli's "Baahubali" is one of the most-ambitious epic movies of Indian cinema. It is being made in two parts and expected to create records in box office collections. 

The first part of the movie was scheduled to hit screens by 15 May, 2015 but got postponed due to the delay in post-production work.

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On 28 April, Rajamouli released a video message in which he confirmed the delay, saying it was due to the VFX works. He also announced that the trailer of the movie will be released on 31 May.

The movie is said to be made on a budget of ₹175 crore and the pre-release business, as per some reports, has already crossed ₹100 crore.

Talking about pre- release business, Rajinikanth's "Robo" stands at the top, with ₹ 140 crore. It will be interesting to see if "Baahubali" reaches that mark. 

The movie has a highly impressive star cast comprising Prabhas, Rana Duggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah, Sudeep, Satyaraj, Ramya Krishnan, Adivi Shesh, Nassar, Tanikella Bharani and Subburaj.

The big budget movie is being produced by Prasad Devineni, K Raghavendra Rao and Shobu Yarlagadda.