Hemanth Rao, who delivered a masterpiece with his debut, Godhi Banna Sadharna Mykattu, was silent about his second directorial so far. There were huge expectations on his second film as the first venture was a critical as well as a commercial success.
Now the news is out, Hemanth Rao's next film will be co-produced by none other than Powerstar Puneeth Rajkumar. This will be Puneeth's maiden venture in film production. He will be associating with Karthik Gowda of Hombale Films.
Puneeth, even though was a part of number of films under the iconic Vajreshwari banner, he was not directly involved nor was his name was part of the credits. But this time, he will be actively involved in the making right from the time of pre-production.
On the other hand, Karthik Gowda was part of Hombale Films and worked as executive producer for biggies like Ninnindale, Masterpiece & Raajkumara. He will bankroll this new film under newly formed banner Karthi Films.
We hear that, Hemanth Rao approached Karthik during the making of Raajkumara. Karthik who was impressed with the script, narrated the same to Powerstar, who offered to co-produce the film.
Puneeth Rajkumar has been planning for a while now to produce meaningful films and with this film, he will kick-start his production house. Puneeth intends to collaborate with the young talents and want to bring such films into limelight.
Karthik confirms that this film will be a thriller and will not have a hero as such. However, film will have couple of main characters which has equal importance in the script. More details about the film are awaited.