The audio release function of Kathanayakudu was held at Chennai on June 30. The glittering function was attended by K Balachander, Rajinikanth, Jagapathi Babu, AR Rehman, Bharati Raja, VB Rajendra Prasad and others. K Balachander unveiled the audio of Kathanayakudu (Kucheladu) and VB Rajendra Prasad unveiled the audio of Kathanayakudu.
While K Balachander is producing the Tamil version, Ashwini Dutt is producing the film in Telugu. Music is by GV Prakash, nephew of AR Rehman. G Vasu is the director. The film is slated for release on July 25.