Kichcha Sudeep's Kotigobba 2 has been censored with a 'U' Certificate. The movie was censored yesterday(Aug 3), and certified without any cuts. The Tamil version was also certified along with Kannada version, and it was certified with U as well.
The film will now release worldwide on August 12th in record number of screens. Producers are confident of movie releasing in 1000 screens (Kannada and Tamil together).
Kannada distributor Jack Manju of Mysore Talkies, has already started booking theaters. He plans to release the movie in more than 300 theaters, as there is no big Kannada release in the second week of August, and this movie is having huge expectations.
Tamil distributor Ashok Samraj is planning to release the movie in more than 400 theaters. We hear that already many theaters have been blocked for Mudinja Ivana Pudi. Tamil version is expected to release in Kerala as well, and theater count may touch 100.
Makers are planning to release the Kannada version nationwide in multiplexes and select single screens. Tamil version is said to be releasing in the overseas simultaneously. There is no news about Kannada version's release in the overseas.
On the music front, Kotigobba 2 jukebox, has crossed 1 Lakh views on Anand Audio's YouTube channel and this is said to be a record as well. Music director D Imman tweeted about this ecstatically - "#Kotigobba2 Audio Jukebox hits 100,000+ views."
As stated earlier, Kotigobba 2, does not have any big Kannada movie releasing along with it, but has to face competition from other language biggies in Bangalore and other major cities of Karnataka. However, Mudinja Ivana Pudi has to face stir from a couple of notable films releasing on the same day.