The shooting of Shrimathi was commenced in 2009, but it has almost taken more than two years to hit the screens. When asked about its delay, Shankare Gowda says that he was waiting for the release of Upendra's directorial venture Super. Later, he got busy with release of Sudeep directed film Kempe Gowda. He adds that it has come out well and will be a good treat for family audience.
Shrimathi is a remake of 2004 Bollywood film Aitraaz, which stars Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra in the leads. The movie is all about a happily married businessman, who is troubled by his ex-girlfriend. This Kannada remake has been directed by Sampath Nandi. Sayaji Shinde, Prem Chopra, Rekha Rani are in the supporting roles.
Gantadi Krishna has composed music for the movie Shrimathi. Its audio was released in the absence of Upendra during CCL T20 league matches. Talking about the movie, Upendra says that he looks different in the film and he is quite confident about the film. He adds that the film will be a big hit in multiplexes as the movie is sure to impress family audience.