Director Kavita Lankesh is reportedly teaming up with actor
Shivaraj Kumar for her forthcoming movie. She has revealed that the
story and screenplay is ready and she has also spoken to Shivaraj
Kumar. She is waiting for the producer's call sheet. The movie will
go to sets in April.
Kavita has already proved through the movie Deviri that
she is a successful director. Her later movies like Bimba,
Alemari, Preeti Prema Pranaya, Tananam Tananam and
Avva have created a separate community of audiences for
her. Presently, she is busy with Kannada Mega serial Nee Nadeva
Hadiyalli in Kasturi Channel. Now she is trying to create interest
in the industry by roping in Shivaraj Kumar.
She has got many awards including Arvind Award for her
direction. In her previous movies, Prakash Rai, Bhavana Anantnag,
Bharati, Dr. Vishnuvardhan, Vijay, Shruti, Girish Karnad have
acted. This is the first time she is directing a mass hero like
Shivaraj Kumar. The selection of other cast is going on.