Rishab Shetty, who made his directorial debut with Ricky, has signed a couple of films even before the release of his second film Kirik Party. The movie has Rakshit Shetty playing the lead role apart from producing the film.
Rishab who is a good friend of Rakshit, made his acting debut initially, and is still known for his impressive performance in film like Ulidavaru Kandanthe. His directorial debut Ricky was an average grosser at the box office.
Rakshit Shetty joined hands with Rishab for the second time; the duo kick-started Kirik Party, which was penned by Rakshit Shetty himself and the team. Rakshit along with GS Guptha bankrolled the film.
Recently, Rishab revealed that his next will be a children's film. Of late, there are no quality films coming under this category. Children's films which are made these days mostly for awards or the subsidy given by the Government.
Rishab discloses that this film is inspired by the real life incidents. He adds that crux of the story is about the downfall of Kannada medium schools, which is because of the decline in the number of students in these schools.
As per the latest reports, Rishab has signed his fourth film as well. This project is executed by Bhandari brothers, who rewrote many records with Rangitaranga. Nirup Bhandari playing the lead role in this film which has been penned by Anup Bhandari.
Anup reveals that film is about a gangster of the 90's era. He goes on to add that inspiration has been drawn from the real life characters who ruled the underworld in that era. More details about this film are yet to be revealed.