It is official news that Bollywood actor Nana Patekar is entering Kannada film industry. For the first time, the National Film Award winner has agreed to star in Kannada movie Yaksha, which is going to be his debut film in Kannada.
The film Yaksha is the second movie in South Indian languages. It is produced by actor Yogish's father AT Siddaraju under the banner Swamy Associates. Ramesh R Bhagavath is the director of the movie. And he has also penned story and screenpaly for the film Yaksha.
Musician Anoop Sileen will compose music for the movie Yaksha. Yogish, Nana Patekar, Athul Kulkarni and Kalabhavan Mani are in the casts of the movie. The movie Yaksha will go to sets on Gandhi Jayanti on October 02, says director Ramesh R Bhagavath.
Earlier, Efforts were being made to bring Nana to star in Parole. Even editor of the movie, Suresh Aras had expressed his hope that Nana Patekar will enter Kannada through the movie Parole. But the idea was dropped at the last moment due to some unknown reason.