The blockbuster success of Baahubali franchise has not only made Prabhas as a National hero, but his stardom in Telugu has entered the main league. Let us look at his present position in Tollywood among heroes.
After the Megastar, Chiranjeevi quit the industry for politics, the in form heroes like NTR Jr and Allu Arjun seemed to be the contenders for number one position. Interestingly, the silent heroes Pawan Kalyan and Mahesh Babu stood as the best contenders for the numero Uno position in Tollywood. At the same time, Prabhas showed his power with Mirchi and Baahubali-1 thereby equaling the Power star and Prince. As the King Chiru came back with Khaidi and retained his position, now the stars are in a chase for number two position. With already had image, the latest giant hit Baahubali-2 has given Prabhas a chance to have a direct fight with Chiru for number one position.
It all depends on the next films of Mahesh, Pawan and Prabhas have a clear winner. As of now, Prabhas has got fame in National and International level and stood almost but a bit next to Chiru.