Samrat is the Sandalwood debut of Telugu director
Manohar. Chiranjeevi Sarja is paired opposite South lass Neha Patil in which she will be playing the
role of press reporter. Neha is currently busy with the shooting of
an untitled flick in which she is paired opposite Yogesh aka Loose Madha
Speaking to leading daily, Neha said, "I am very happy to act in
another Kannada movie. I play the role of a journalist, who will
also be an environmentalist in the movie. It is a very different
role in my career."
It is said that Chiru will be playing the role of a cop, who
will also be a playboy. The actor was seen as a tough cop in
Dandam Dashagunam, and he is all set to play the same role
in Ayya 2.
However, the crew has cleared that the movie is not related to
Sandalwood's old movie Samrat, which had Sahasa Simha
Dr Vishnuvardhan in the lead role.
The actor had played the tough cop in the movie.