Chukki gives a message to youth that life is more important
than love. The film started rolling at the famous Gaganchukki
waterfalls recently. Debutant Govindaraju, who has worked with
noted directors Cheran and Bharathi Shanker, is directing the
The film tells a triangular love story and Akul, Bhavana Rao and
Sanjitha play the lead roles. Akul has so far done only comedy
roles and this is his first serious film. His earlier films Banni,
Aathmeeya and Paramesha Panwala featured him in comic characters
and Akul is keen to prove his mettle in a serious role.
director says this film has no relation to the Gaganchukki
waterfalls except for the name. Gagan is the name of the hero and
Chukki is the name of the heroine. The crew shot for five days at
the Gaganchukki waterfalls and producer Nitish was very happy after
seeing the rushes.