Yuvaraj, who made an impressive debut with the suspense thriller Asthitva, has signed his second project Jindaa, which will commence shooting in October.
Mahesh of Mussanjemaatu and Belli fame, will be directing the flick along with working on story, screenplay and dialogues. As per the team, it is the story set in the 1970s about the underworld.
Yuvaraj confirmed the news through Asthitva film official page - "My upcoming movie ZINDAA under Musaanje Mahesh direction, Muhurtham is on 1st October 11:15 AM, so kindly attend the event at Kanteerava studio, and bless our team for the success of this movie...."
As per the media reports, film will have ample scope for action sequences and powerful dialogues which were missing in Yuvaraj's debut film, in which he played a relatively silent character.
Actress Meghana Raj has been signed to play the lead role opposite Yuvaraj. Veteran Srinivas Murthy, Dynamic Hero Devaraj, Raju Thalikote have been roped in to play important roles.
Meghana tweeted a week ago - "Getting prepped up 4 my new kannada film! Wil update de details soon... p.s set in de 70s.. goin retro again! Excited!. But, she did not reveal the details of the film she was talking about.
V Sridhar Sambhram will be composing the music for the film. Nagesh Acharya will be cranking the camera. C.Ravichandran is the editor. Dr V Nagendra Prasad will be penning the lyrics for all the songs.
The film will be bankrolled by Dathathreya Bacchegowda and Mrs Bhanu Dattha under the banner Dattha Films. AB and Naveen Dev will be operating as executive producers.