Friday, July 13, 2007
It was producer Sampath Kumar show all the way at the muhurat of Channa. Most of all, he had seemed to have a problem with director Sai Sagar who was giving away the secrets of the film. Veteran director Umesh will direct the film. His earlier credits include Avale Nanna Hendathi, Thumbida Mane. Sishya actor Deepak will be playing the lead role in the film.
Rebel Star Ambarish will be featured in a song sequence in the film - a major highlight of the film. Another highlight in the film will be Raj Bahadur, a friend of Tamil Superstar Rajinikanth' who will be making his Kannada film debut, He has acted only in Tamil films so far. He will playing the hero's father in the film. The film will have another Tamil actor - popular villain Ponnambalam.
Sampath Kumar said, "Deepak and Ponnambalam will have a lot of action scenes which will be very exciting to watch. We will be shooting these in a different way. They will surely thrill the audience. "Umesh, the films director said the films script was written by producer Sampath who incidentally also wrote the lyrics for the films songs.
Music director duo Venkat and Narayan have composed music for the film - a total of five songs. The songs will be shot in Madikeri among other locations after which the films remaining portion will be shot in Bangalore itself. Right now Deepak is busy with the shooting of Baa Bega Chandamama.