This has been the week of sequels for Abhinaya Chakravarthy Kichcha Sudeep as a sequel has been announced while another one has been shelved.
Kichcha Sudeep has tweeted that he will not be directing Hebbuli 2. Krishna who directed Hebbuli, will be directing the sequel as well. Also, it is not clear whether his next with Umapathy Films will be Hebbuli sequel or a different project.
Kichcha Sudeep had tweeted - "There's a small confusion about me directin Hebbuli2. Its krishna's child n it'l always remain tat way.Wil be doin another for #umapathyfilms". This has put end to all the speculations going around about Hebbuli 2.
This all started with several media reports which quoted producer Umapathy confirming that Sudeep will be directing Hebbuli 2. Reports stated Sudeep will be acting and directing the flick which will go on to sets from July.
There is also another news of Kempegowda 2, which all started with producer Umapathy sharing the fan made poster of it, confirming his next with Sudeep in the lead. Now the makers have dropped the idea and are working on Hebbuli 2.
Shankar Gowda, producer of Kempegowda has registered the title Kempegowda 2 in KFCC and he is not ready to give the title to other producers as he will be starting the pre-production work on this film soon with different star in the lead.
In other news, Hebbuli completes 50 days today in couple of single screens and multiplexes in Karnataka. The film has been garnering good responses in the Gulf countries and film will be released in other major countries in overseas soon.
Sudeep thanked the audience for support and tweeted - "#Hebbuli travelling this far wouldn't have been possible wthout the love n support frm u all.Thank u n Mch love ..#Happy50DaysHebbuli".