Baahubali Show Wins Basketball Lovers at NBA Game in Florida
A video of children dancing to a Baahubali song on the basketball court during a game in Florida is becoming a hit on internet.
The audience at a National Basketball Association (NBA) game in Orlando in Florida was in for a surprise as the Baahubali craze took over when a group of schoolchildren danced to a popular number from the superhit Indian movie on the basketball court.
Needless to say, it became an instant hit on the internet as likes, comments and shares took over when the video was posted on Facebook and Twitter by NBA.
The video, posted on Facebook on Nov. 21, has been seen by an enormous number of people —735,000 — and has been shared 790 times.
Schoolgirls decked up in bright yellow lehengas can be seen showing off their moves in the video, and they are later joined by boys who put up an equally enthusiastic performance. The well-choreographed number won many hearts.
NBA India, that has tweeted the video, says: “Orlando gets treated to some crazy desi vibes.”
Orlando gets treated to some CRAZY DESI VIBES! 🙏🏼💃🏻💃🏻 pic.twitter.com/4WEYTRx1RJ
— NBAIndia (@NBAIndia) November 21, 2017
Fans of the Prabhas-starrer Baahubali expressed their love for the film and the performance in numerous tweets.
One fan said, “Awesome! I want all of America to find out about Baahubali! I’m a die hard fan of Baahubali and Prabhas!”
Awesome! I want all of America to find out about Baahubali! I’m a die hard fan of Baahubali and Prabhas!
— Kittiesgalore (@Kittiesgalore3) November 24, 2017
Another posted, “Wow!! Time for Baahubali 3 sir!”
— Akshay Kumar (@Vads_Akshay) November 23, 2017
Directed by SS Rajamouli, the Baahubali series gained immense popularity and became an instant rage soon after the release of the first movie, Baahubali: The Beginning, of the two-part installment in 2015.
The second film, Baahubali: The Conclusion, was released in April this year and set the box office on fire in India and abroad.