Kalki 2898 AD is one of the most anticipated upcoming releases in Indian cinema this year. Directed by Nag Ashwin of Mahanati fame, this movie features Prabhas in the lead role. The story is set in a dystopian world. Meanwhile, Nag Ashwin revealed an important update about the movie.

In a recent interview, Nagi said that the story of Kalki spans over 6000 years. The movie starts off in the period of Mahabharata and concludes in 2898 AD. This revelation has further increased the expectations around the movie and the audience is eager to witness how Nagi unfolds this universe on the big screen.

Kalki 2898 AD features Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan and Disha Patani in other key roles. It is slated for a worldwide release on May 9.