Real Star Upendra's next movie Kalpana 2's audio will be launched on June 9. The movie is the remake of 2015 Tamil blockbuster Kanchana 2. Upendra was a part of the prequel Kalpana, which was the remake of Kanchana as well. Kannada version was as bigger hit than the original. As expected, sequel was remade into Kannada with Upendra.
The cast of the movie includes Priyamani and Avantika Shetty of Rangitaranga fame. The supporting cast includes Shobraj, Om Prakash Rao, Muni, Kuri Prathap and others. Anantraj is the director. Rajendra K M of Kalla Police fame is producing the film under his banner Rajendra Productions while producer Shilpa Srinivas is presenting the movie.
Arjun Janya is the music director and this will be his first association with Real Star Upendra. K M Babu and Swamy are the executive producers. M R Seenu is the director of photography. Jo Ni Harsha is the editor.
Music is being released through Anand Audio. Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar, Upendra, Shankar Mahadevan, Vijay Prakash, Indu Nagaraj, Arjun Janya and Aishwarya Ranganath have sung the songs. Arjun Janya has given Aishwarya Ranganath, a chance to sing in the movie as promised, after the latter reached the finals of singing competition Saregamapa 2016.
Title song of the movie sung by Puneeth Rajkumar was recently shot by choreographer Kalai master in Bengaluru, with Upendra accompanied by 150 Dancers and junior artists. The shoot has almost completed except for a duet song of Upendra and Avantika Shetty which will be shot in the various locations of Goa.
Upendra's another movie Mukunda Murari in which he shares screen space with Kiccha Sudeep for the first time is in its final stages of production as well. Once Uppi clears these commitments, he will start shooting for the remake of Telugu hit Soggade Chinni Nayana which is to be directed by Lokanth and produced by Sriram.