Yakka is the debut film of Kalyan Kumar"s first son Bharat, who essays the role of Mallappa, the guard of a huge 'Vaade'(8 acres bungalow). In the film, the actor will speak in the tongue twisting Uttar Kannada dialect. As a child artist, Bharat has acted in the Kannada movie Mane Madadhi Makkalu.
Yakka is directed by Naganath Joshi, who earlier directed the film Jaala. Joshi has also produced the movie along with Premalatha Joshi. The music of the movie has been composed by Krupakar and Chandru Belavangala is the cameraman.
Actors like Suhasini, Ramesh Pawar, Pranaya Murthy, Dr. Chikka Hejjaje Mahadev, Manjunath, Madhavi and Ajay are playing important roles in the movie.