He said that all cast members of Apthamitra will appear in its sequel. Talking about the role played by late actress Soundarya, he denied to give whole credit of the success of the movie to her. He said, "Including Dr Vishnu, many have contributed to the success of the movie Apthamitra. There are so many other reason for the success of the movie."
"It is very difficult to do a film like Apthamitra. Many other have tried to beat the records of the movie, but every one has failed. After that I myself have failed to create another movie like it. This hurts me while doing its sequel whether I will be create movie like it," he adds.
The comedian said that he would be ready to direct movie, if anyone came up with an offer. Now he is busy with other projects. He is very happy with the respect which he is getting from media. He is satisfied with the money he is getting from film industry. But he is worried about his heath because he has to take rest for three days, if he works for two days.
Kannada comedian Dwarakish is all set to do the movie Apthamitra part II. He has said that he gives all the privacy to director to do Apthamitra sequel. But he denies to act in the movie. The movie will be 200th movie of Dr Vishnuvardhana.