Shivaraj Kumar, Ragini Dwivedi, industrialist-cum-producer Ashok Kheny, Sudeep"s father Sarovar Sanjeev and others graced the function.
Interestingly, Home Minster and Kheny have appeared in guest roles in the film. Adding to that, crazy star Ravichandran has directed some key scenes in the film.
Kempe Gowda is a remake of Tamil blockbuster Singam, which was released last year. The original version starred Surya and Anushka in the lead roles. The movie is directed by Sudeep himself.