Mammootty | Pazhassi Raja |
Movies stills | Actresses Stills | Videos
movie Pazhassi Raja, Malayalam Superstar Mammootty is
ready to enter Kannada film industry. The actor has recently
confirmed to star in director Abhaya Simha's Kannada movie
Shikari. The director, who has got a degree from Pune Film
Institute, has penned story and screenplay for the film.
Abhaya Simha has earlier directed the movie
Gubbachchigalu and got rave reviews for his work. A year
ago, he had contacted Mammootty with the story of Shikari
that deals with the pre- and post-independence condition in India.
But the movie was held up because producer NR Shetty suffered
financial set back and the director could not get the actor's call
Director Abhaya Simha met Mammootty in Pollachi last Monday and
got his confirmation to star in his next movie Shikari.
The actor is now enjoying the big opening of his recently released
film Pazhassi Raja in Kerala. Presently, he is busy with
the shooting of Shaffi directed Malayalam movie. He might starting
shooting Shikari at the end of this year.
However, Kannada movie Shikari is now produced by K
Manju. Anmol Bhave will score the music, while Shrivatsa cranks the
camera for the movie. The shooting of the movie will be done in
Bangalore Karnataka. "We'll soon come out with all the details of
casts, budget, date of shooting and other things," says producer K