success of the movies like Duniya and Junglee,
director Suri is now teaming up with Power-star Puneet Rajkumar for
the first time for his upcoming Kannada movie Jackie. But
he says he is very much scared about directing Puneet because their
combination has generated so much hype.
Suri-Puneet combo has been making news ever since the movie was
announced. But Suri is keeping a low profile because the movie
still in the scripting stage. It will be launched in January and
will take another seven months to hit theatres. "I hope we"re able
to live up to the expectations of our fans," says Suri.
Like all other Puneet"s movies, this movie will be also be a
family-oriented film. It will have an element of realism, but
unlike Suri's previous films, it will not deal with underworld
theme. The film will be shot in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and
Presently, the director is hunting for a suitable heroine. And
he is insisting on to find a local girl alongside Puneet. However,
he has retained his team of faithfuls. V Harikrishna will score
music, Satya Hegde will crank camera and Shashidhar Adappa will be
art director for the film. His close friend Yograj Bhat has once
again penned two songs for the film. Suri hopes that his song will
be another big hit like 'Hale Pathre...'