Well known Kannada filmmaker TS Nagabharana is now introducing his son Pannaga Nagabharana. Yes! Pannaga will debut in Kannada films. In his first venture, he will direct Century star Shivaraj Kumar and Filmfare award winner, actress Radhika Pandit. This untitled film, which is described as a light-hearted romantic comedy, will reportedly be launched on the birthday of Shivaraj Kumar on July 12.
It is reported that Shivaraj Kumar has already gone through the script of Pannaga's debut directorial venture. The Hat-trick hero is said be impressed by it and has immediately decided to give his callsheet for the film. Meanwhile, Pannaga is said to be considering Radhika Pandit for the female lead in it.
If everything goes as per his plans, this yet-to-be titled film, which is produced by Venkatesh Murthy and his daughter Darshan Priya, will bring Shivaraj Kumar and Radhika Pandit together onscreen. The regular shooting of the film may commence sometime in August.
TS Nagabharana is one among the acclaimed directors of Kannada film industry. He has already worked with Shivaraj Kumar in two Kannada films like Janumada Jodi and Chiguridha Kanasu and he has proved successful. Now, it should be seen whether his son Pannaga will be able to continue his father's tradition.