Adipurush Release Date: What can be said more about Adipurush that is not been said before? From the debacle that followed after the trailer release to the fans absolutely hating the VFX, to the makers deciding to postpone the release so that they could have enough time to correct their mistakes. This movie has everything. 

It has a budget that no Indian movie has ever seen, and despite all that, it managed to ruin the fan’s expectations. But that is not it, if the makers have decided to postpone the release then they sure have something up their sleeves that could turn the tables for this movie. 

If you want to know about the new release date of the magnum opus Adipurus, the cast, and the latest updates keep reading this article to the end.

Adipurush Release Date

Adipurush is a forthcoming movie that is based on the well-known Hindu epic, Ramayana. The makers announced the project with a promotional poster on August 18, 2020. The lead actor, Prabhas, who gained immense popularity with his role in Baahubali, will portray the character of Lord Rama, with Om Raut directing the film. 

Om Raut is a renowned filmmaker who directed the successful period action movie Tanhaji in 2020. His interest in Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama, a Japanese-Indian Movie inspired him to adapt the epic Ramayana into a contemporary movie using the latest technology. Raut penned the script while India was under lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Prabhas was excited about the project, and production company T-Series Films swiftly joined the team. Adipurush is going to be released on 16th June 2023.


Adipurush Overviews

Movie NameAdipurush
Directed ByOm Raut
ScreenplayOm Raut
DialogueManoj Muntashir
Produced byBhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Om Raut
StarringPrabhas, Kriti Sanon, Saif Ali Khan, Sunny Singh
CinematographyKarthik Palani
Release Date16 June 2023
Production CompanyT-Series Films, Retrophiles
LanguageHindi, Telugu
GenreAction, Drama, Adventure, Drama

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Adipurush Budget

Adipurush is a highly anticipated movie in the Indian film industry with a whopping budget of 500 crores. The film has allocated half of its budget, which amounts to 250 crores, towards creating exceptional visual effects (VFX). Adipurush has been shot simultaneously in both Hindi and Telugu languages, with plans to dub the movie in Kannada Malayalam, and Tamil languages as well. The inclusion of multiple languages ensures that the movie reaches a wider audience across India.

Cast of Adipurush

In September 2020, the team behind Adipurush revealed that Prabhas would be playing the role of Lord Rama, named Raghava. Saif Ali Khan, who previously played the villain in Raut’s Tanhaji, was chosen to play the antagonist Ravana, the name of Lankesh. 

There were speculations about various actresses being considered for the role of Sita, including Keerthy Suresh, Kiara Advani, Anushka Shetty, and Anushka Sharma, but in November 2020, it was officially announced that Kriti Sanon would be taking on the part. 

Sunny Singh was cast as Lord Rama’s younger brother, Lakshmana, and he joined the sets in February 2021. The makers confirmed Kriti Sanon’s involvement in the film four months later in March 2021.

Here is the List of the Cast of Adipurush

  • Prabhas – Raghava
  • Saif Ali Khan – Lankesh
  • Kriti Sanon – Janaki
  • Sunny Singh – Lakshmana
  • Devdatta Nage – Hanuman
  • Vatsal Sheth – Indrajit
  • Trupti Toradmal
  • Atikur Rahman Mahi
  • Rayhan Kadar
  • Prashant Kumar
  • Sheikh Rayhan
  • Krupesh Patoliya
  • Awlad Hossen Eshan
  • Rime Hakkou
  • Shivangi Sharma

Adipurush Story Line

As previously mentioned, Adipurush is a movie that is based on the Indian Hindu epic Ramayana. The story primarily follows Lord Shri Ram, who, along with his younger brother, builds Ram Setu and, with the help of Hanuman and his army, fights against and ultimately defeats Ravana, the King of Lanka, in order to rescue his wife Sita.

In addition to these main characters, there are other supporting characters in the movie as well. The original story of Ramayana was written by Valmiki and narrated by Narada.

Adipurush is a 3D film that is set to release in January 2023, and fans are eagerly waiting to see how the story unfolds on the big screen.

Adipurush Teaser

Here is the teaser. Adipurush teaser was released on Oct 2nd, 2022, Upon releasing the teaser got 69 Million views within 24 hrs making it the second most viewed Indian teaser after KGF-2.

Adipurush Trailer

Adipurush trailer was released on Apr 6th, 2023.

Aadipurush Initial Release

Initially, Adipurush was supposed to be released on 12th January 2023, but after all the backlash regarding the VFX, the makers decided to reschedule the release and then postpone the initial release date to 16th June 2023.

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Adipurush First Look

Adipurush Release Date Postponed

The motion capture shoot for Adipurush began on January 19, 2021. The formal launch and Muhurat shot took place on February 2, 2021, in Mumbai, India. The movie’s principal photography started on the same day, as confirmed by the makers. 

Unfortunately, a massive fire accident occurred at the filming location on the same day, but the team quickly erected duplicate sets to continue filming. In October 2021, Saif Ali Khan and Kriti Sanon wrapped up their shoot. Finally, on November 10, 2021, the filming of the movie was completed, as announced by the makers.

OTT Release Date

Adipurush movie will hit the theatres in India on June 16, 2023, and the music for the film has been composed by Sachet-Parampara. The OTT platform is expected to acquire the rights to stream the movie online. If you are interested in knowing the official OTT platform and release date, you can watch the movie online and refer to the information provided below.


The Madhya Pradesh home Minister, Narottam Mishra, has announced that he intends to write a letter to Om Raut, the director of Adipurush, requesting the removal of scenes that are deemed objectionable. Mishra has expressed concern that the film portrays the Hindu religion in an unfavorable light, and has called for the scenes in question to be removed immediately. If they are not, legal action will be taken.

Malavika Avinash, the spokesperson for the BJP, expressed disappointment with the director’s approach to the film’s depiction of Hindu mythology. She emphasized the importance of conducting thorough research, including examining the numerous interpretations of the Ramayana available across India and Southeast Asia. 

Avinash criticized the portrayal of Ravana in the film’s promotional materials, claiming that the character looked nothing like an Indian and had been given blue eye makeup and a leather jacket. She called for the film’s creators to be more respectful of history and cultural traditions.

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Adipurush is one of the most anticipated movies in Indian cinema, and the fact that it is the most expensive Indian movie adds to that anticipation. From initial backlash due to the VFX to getting caught in controversies to the makers postponing the release date this movie has seen it all. Finally, it is all set to release on 16th June and its fans cannot wait to see it on the Big screen as the makers intended it to be. What fate Adipurush holds only time can tell.


When Adipurush will release?

16th June 2023.

Who is hanuman in Adipurush?

Devdatta Nage.

what is the budget of Adipurush?

Adipusush was made on a budget of ₹550 crores, the highest ever for an Indian Movie.

Is Adipurush a VFX movie?

Adipurush is filled with VFX.

Is Adipurush a 3D animation movie?


Is Adipurush a kids movie?

Adipurush is based on the Epic Ramayana, it is an educational movie for kids.