It's well known that Kannada Bigg Boss winner and actor Vijay Raghavendra is all set to make his directorial debut with Kismat. The actor has recently started the shooting of the movie in the presence of his family members and other close friends.
Sandalwood King Shivaraj Kumar aka Shivanna, who is a cousin of Vijay Raghavendra was present in the muhurtha of the movie. The actor blessed the crew by turning on the camera in a small ceremony, which was graced by producer SA Chinne Gowda, Vijay Raghavendra's wife Spandana, and his father-in-law BK Shivaram.
Vijay Raghavendra, who is making his directorial debut with Kismat, has also changed his screen name to Chinnari Mutha Vijay. It is said that the actor, who made his on-screen debut with Kannada movie Chinnari Mutha, had won the National Award as a Child Artist in 1993. He has also felt that the title 'Chinnari Mutha' was lucky and so he made this as his screen name.
Vijay Raghavendra is awaiting a big break with his directorial venture, Kismat. Actor Naveen Krishna has penned the dialogues for the movie, which has music by Rajesh Murugesan. It also features Vijay Raghavendra, Naveen Krishna, Dileep Raj, Nanda, Tabla Naani and others in the pivotal roles.