Rishab Shetty, whose recent film Kirik Party, which turned out to be a big hit, has announced his next directorial venture.
Written by: Santhosh Kumar
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Actor/Director Rishab Shetty, who is currently basking in the
success of Kirik Party, had announced three projects - a
children film, film with Kiccha Sudeep and an Anthology titled
Katha Sangama. But there were not many details about these
However, last night, the Kirik Party star Rakshit
Shetty took to Twitter to tweet the first look poster of his
director Rishab Shetty's next Katha Sangama as - "A
Delicious platter is on your way. Get ready to savour
Rishab Shetty confirmed, "For years to come he will be an
inspiration for many directors and I'm no different. With the
launch of my production house, I am feeling happy to pay a small
tribute to the man himself".
He went on to further tweet, "My new venture, an Anthology, an
ode to the legendary Puttanna Kanagal. Here is the poster of my new
feature film, where 7 different teams work on 7 different films and
are knitted together as 'Katha Sangama'.
Happy to collaborate with H K Prakash, Pradeep NR"
As reported earlier, Haripriya was part of this Anthology. She
tweeted, "Our 1st poster of "Katha Sangama" Happy 2 b a
part of dis beautiful stories It's a tribute 2 d legendary
filmmaker "Lt.Dr Puttanna Kangal".
Even though Rishab did not reveal more details about the cast
and crew; the poster has made it clear that this is an ode to the
legend Puttanna Kanagal who had made a film with Anthology and the
same title back in 1974, which had Kalyan Kumar, Rajanikanth and
Arathi in the lead roles.
H.K. Prakash, who bankrolled Rangitaranga and Rakshit Shetty's
next Avane Srimannarayana, is producing the film along with Pradeep
N.R. and Rishab Shetty under the banner Sridevi Entertainers and
Rishab Shetty Cinemas. More details on this film are