Director Rajashekhara Rao who hails from the theatre was an excited man on Saturday on the day of the release of audio and CD Album of his first debut directorial venture Ondhu Preethiya Kathe.
Most of his theatre friends were there to wish him with writer-humorist Richard Lewis leading the lot. Lewis released the album and said that he was happy for Rajashekhara Rao who had done so much for the theatre in Mangalore. Nagendra Sha, noted actor and Television personality had also come to bless Rajashekhara Rao.
Rao said that all the artist have put in lot of hard work in the film and Gandharva has delivered some melodious songs in the film which have already been liked by most of the Kannada film viewers.
He said that the film has a powerful story and all the new artists have performed to their satisfaction. He was particularly appreciative of the efforts of the film's heroine Yagna Shetty who learnt Kannada and even dubbed for the film.
"We have put lot of hard work. It is up to god to bless us' said an emotional Rajashekhara Rao.
It was a colorful function.