After an impressive theatrical run, the film released digitally on Amazon Prime. The action drama film written and directed by Sukumar, also starring Fahadh Faasil, Rashmika Mandanna, Jagadeesh Prathap Bandari, Sunil, Rao Ramesh, Dhananjaya, Anasuya Bharadwaj, Ajay and Ajay Ghosh.
The official handle of Prime Video India just dropped a video post celebrating the first anniversary of the film. It said, “1 year to the fire burning within and around which only keeps rising #1YearOfPushpa, @alluarjun Stylish StAAr Icon StAAr, @PrimeVideoIN @PushpaMovie #1yearforPushpatheRise #1YearOfIndianHGOTYPushpa”
The film is produced by Mythri Movie Makers in association with Muttamsetty Media. The first of two cinematic parts, the film depicts the rise of a low wage labourer in the smuggling syndicate of red sandalwood, a rare wood that grows only in the Seshachalam Hills of Andhra Pradesh state.
The makers are shooting for the second part of the film, titled Pushpa – The Rule, helmed by Sukumar Bandreddi.