Speaking at the occasion, SS Rajamouli said that he had a long-time dream of bringing the Vijayanagar glory on-screen. He has been thinking about the subject since a few years now and wants to do the film on Sri Krishnadevaraya's incredible rule. He believes that the empire has been a symbol of cultural and emotional link of Kannadigas and Andrites. However, he did not reveal when the project is likely to happen. The press meet was attended by Ravichandran, Darshan, producer D Suresh Babu, MM Keeravani, Munirathna and others.
SS Rajamouli directorial Eega starring Sudeep, Samantha and Nani will hit the screens worldwide on July 6 in Telugu, Tamil (Naan ee) and Malayalam (Eecha) but in Karnataka, it is releasing without subtitles. The socio-fantasy film is a live action film that has an animated character, played by Kicha, ‘House Fly' in the title role.