Actor Rishab Shetty who played the role of Raghu is the movie Ulidavaru Kandanthe, will now direct the director of Ulidavaru Kandanthe. Sounds as confusing as the movie, doesn't it? Well Rishab Shetty is going to direct a movie in which actor cum director Rakshith Shetty will be in the lead role.
Rishab said that it was his long-standing dream to become a director. After working in Tuglak, Lucia and Ulidavaru Kandanthe, he is confident enough to direct a movie all by himself. The movie has been titled as Rikki. Initially the movie was to be produced by Rishab's friends, but now movie will be produced by SV Babu under the banner SV Films. Rishab wrote the script for the movie apart from directing the movie.
Rakshit Shetty was busy with Yogaraj Bhat's Vaasthu Prakaara. Now the that Vaasthu Prakaara is finsihed and ready for release on October 2nd, the shooting of Rikki will start. The shooting of the movie is set to start on 8th of August.
Rishab has shortlisted Amala Paul, Bhavan and Priyamani for the female lead role. Bharath B J, who composed the music for Simple Agi Ondu Love Story will compose the music for Rikki.