Earlier, the rumour mills were doing the rounds in Gandhinagara about South lass Anushka Shetty making her Kannada debut. After many speculations, the makers of Sandalwood's forthcoming film Jaggu Daada has become successful in bringing Mangalore Girl Anushka to play the female lead in the movie.
Jaggu Daada, which marks the Kannada debut of Anushka Shetty, features Challenging Star Darshan in the lead role. Darshan, who is basking in the success of Bulbul and Brindavana is presently busy wrapping up Ambareesh and will take up Jaggu Daada in the month of June 2014. The film, which is directed by Raghavendra Hegde will see Darshan playing the role of a rowdy.
However, Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff is called as 'Jaggu Dada' in the Indian film industry. It is said that audience will be seeing Challenging Star Darshan in his old avatars, which were seen in the movies like Kalasipalya, Darshan, Dasa, Majestic and other action thrillers. Anushka Shetty will be playing love interest to Darshan in the flick, which is the 47th offering of Darshan to Kannada film industry. Anushka Shetty's Kannada debut is much talked about in Gandhinagara, where the sources said that the actress was happy with the movie's script. Continue reading the story on slide show...
Jaggu Dada Is Not A Remake Movie
Jaggu Daada is original Kannada film. Basking with the success of back to back remake films, Darshan has signed another original movie after Ambareesha.
Suits The Mind Set Of Kannada Audience
The makers of Jaggu Daada have revealed that the action turned comedy film will suits the mind set of Kannada audience.
Yunus Sajawal Is Working On Jaggu Daada's Script
Yunus Sajawal, the long time associate director of Hindi filmmaker Rohit Shetty, is working on the script of Jaggu Daada.
Yunus Has Worked On Chennai Express Script
Yunus was successful in mixing all the necessary elements proportionately in Bollywood movie Chennai Express script, which made the makers to rope him to work on the script.
Dinakar Likely To Produce
Jaggu Daada, Anushka Shetty's Sandalwood debut is likely to be produced by Dinakar Thoogudeep under his home banner 'Thoogudeepa Productions'.
Kannada Audience Thrilled
On the other hand, Kannada audience are thrilled by the news of Namma Mangalore girl Anushka Shetty making her Sandalwood debut that too in Darshan's movie.
Anushka Shetty Busy With Baahubali
Anushka is presently busy with the shooting of Tollywood's much hyped period drama Baahubali, which is being directed by maverick movie maker SS Rajamouli. It has Prabhas, Rana Daggubati and Tamanna in the lead roles.