Rajamouli’s father and noted writer Vijayendra Prasad, claims to be just a face of foundation laid by legendary writers of Telugu industry who brought respect to filmdom.
He gave story not only for Baahubali, but another biggest blockbuster of the year Bajrangi Bhaijaan’s story too was given by Vijayendra Prasad. The star writer reveals interesting facts when asked about how he felt after he garnered huge fame with a total of 1000 crore business his stories made. Prasad was first offered 40 lakhs for Bajrangi Bhaijaan story, but he refused to give it away for any penny less than 2.5 crores. The deal was cut at 2 crores finally.