The film Lakshmi, which is being directed by Sathya in Love fame Raghava Loki, was launched in December 2010 and Shivaraj Kumar has completed a 10 days schedule between December 31 and January 14. He began the shooting of the next schedule for 80 days on Monday and took part in the filming of a fight scene near Minto Hospital and Sadashivanagar roads.
Shivanna's 101st movie revolves around the people suffering from terrorism. It has an inner shade of terrorism, which is unusual on screen. It is an attempt to end the terrorism. Shivaraj Kumar plays the CBI officer Lakshmi a.k.a. Lakshminarayan. Actress Priyamani will appear as heroine alongside the Hodi Maga star.
Shivaraj Kumar has also planned to shoot some sequences for Lakshmi in foreign land in May. The film will have five songs of which Gurukiran will score three melody tracks and two others will have a folk touch. Cameraman KS Chandraskehar is handling the cinematography for the movie, which will feature Rangayana Raghu, Komal Kumar and Dilip Raj in the important roles.