Despite more than 100 Kannada movies hitting the dust with no
buyers of satellite rights, A-listers movies have continued to
attract television channels. Well, Sudeep's forthcoming film Bachchan has
been sold to a leading television for a fancy price.
Bangalore Mirror has reported that Sudeep's Bachchan
has been acquired by a television channel for Rs 3.33 crore.
Traders add that the success of Sudeep's last few films including
his Telugu film Eega was one the key factors considered by
the channel before fixing the price, as it is said to be the
highest-ever price for the satellite rights of a Sudeep
Meanwhile, the shooting of Bachchan is progressing at a
brisk pace. Bachchan is directed by Shahshank and it
features Bhavana, Tulip Joshi and Parul Yadav in the
female lead roles. Ashish Vidyarthi, Pradeep Singh Rawat and
Ravishankar will be doing key roles in Bachchan and Telugu
actor Jagapathi Babu will be playing an important character in the
Shashank's trusted aide Prasanna, who penned dialogues for his
earlier movies like Krishnan Love Story and Krishnan
Marriage Story has written the dialogues for this movie too. V
Harikrishna is composing the music for the forthcoming film.