Yogaraj Bhat directed "Drama' starring Yash and Radhika Pandit and produced by Jayanna has completed fifty days of its run ten days ago. Already the film's audio cassettes have crossed the platinum disc of sales which is a record of sorts. Jayanna the producer of the film who is now busy in releasing the film Varadanaayaka says that the success celebration will be held along with the platinum disc sale function.
The problem is the film's hero is now busy in shooting for his film "Raja Huli' in Chamarajanagar and Yogaraj Bhat's responsibility has increased after he has taken over the film 'Lal Baug' directed by his protege Gadda Viji. Any celebration function without the presence of Bhat and Yash would be meaningless, says Jayanna
Music director and music studio owner Rajesh Ramanath has now turned film producer now. He is now on work to make a film "Nage Bomb' which is a full length comedy. Rajesh Ramanath has started Sthaayi Digital Sound Studio which has been a busy studio with many film producers getting their work in the studios. The studios has all the necessary equipments to deliver the best service to producers.
Rajesh Ramanath feels that making comedy films as a producer will be a safe bet. He had a story line in his mind and later he discussed this line with editor Nagendra Urs. Nagendra Prasad was working for a Tamil film in his studios Impressed with his work and then discussed theproject with him. That is how "Nage Bomb' started' says Rajesh Ramanath.
'Making a film with original script is the most satisfying moment for any producer. I am enjoying happiness. I am also happy that I have impressed my director Nagendra Urs with his music' says RR.'
"Nage Bomb' is a full length comedy film, said director Nagendra Urs.
Kiccha Sudeep and Chiranjeevi Sarja starrer "Varadanayaka' produced by Shankare Gowda and directed by Aiyappa Sharma has been censored on Thursday evening. The film obtained U/A certficate from the Regional Censor Board which has paved the way for the release of the film on next Friday, 25th January 2013.
Varadanayaka being the much expected film of the year is sure to get humangous opening as the first three days of its release are Holidays and a good theatre set up around the state ill ensure a distributor's share of Rs. 5 crores in the first week. depending on the quality of the film and response from the audience. The film will have a good running in the second week because it falls in the beginning of the month.
Shankare Gowda who will be celebrating his birthday on 18th January was highly charged up after the film got cleared in one sitting. "I am trying to get Varadanaayaka the best of the theatres and multiplexes so as to enable Kiccha fans to see the film in theatres maintaining good technical standards. I am sure that Varadanaayak will be a much bigger hit than my previous film "Kempe Gowda' and Kannada audience will have a good feast watching this film' says Shankare Gowda. Shankare Gowda who has closed the business of all areas has already pocketed around Rs. 10 crores from distribution areas sale and satellite and audio rights sale which could mean that he has made a table profit of nearly three crores on the project. .
Shankare Gowda says that Baite Baite song shot on Kiccha and Sameera Reddy will have lot of repeat value and all the songs of the film have become hugely popular.
Kumbha Rashi audio was released by producer Benkoshir and Senior producer S.D.Ankalgi in a function held recently. During the audio release function three songs of the film starting with lyrics Mugilina Naguvige….Kama Kamanna….and Aaha Sihi Avaghada were screened to media and guests. Kumbha Rashi trailer was also shows. ….A priest cum music teacher Srivatsa has made debut as music director through "Kumba Rashi'.. Siddu Patil is the producer of the film. Saali is the director. The film's hero Chethan Chandra spoke little about his preparations for eight pack, but said he is waiting for the results after writing the grueling examination.
The film's heroine Roopika was happy for this opportunity in the film. '‘Kumbha Raashi’ is generating lot of interest among the fans' said Roopika.
Benkoshri said publicity for the film is as important as making the film.
Mega celebrations have been planned by Century Star Shivaraj Kumar fans to welcome the release of his forthcoming film "Lakshmi' which has already created a big hype in the industry. The film is having a big release all over the state in 150 plus theatres (the list is expanding as many number of single screen owners are now requesting distributor Basha to accommodate their request) and exuberant fans are already charted out several programmes.
On Thursday Shivaraj Kumar fans will assemble at Kapali theatre to have Milk Abhishekha to the cut out of the star. Immediately thereafter the bookings for Kapali Cinema will open and the expectation is that the tickets for Friday, the day one of the release will be sold on Thursday evening itself. Next day the fans have organised another big programme of putting 102 floral reaths to the cutout of Shivanna signifying that Lakshmi is the super star's 102nd film. . On Sunday evening, another big programme has been organised where in thousands of fans along with Shivaraj Kumar will participate in a procession starting from Mysore Bank circle to Kapali theatre.
Shivaraj Kumar is returning to Bengaluru on Thursday afternoon from Mysore. A pooja was held at Chamundeshwari Temple on Wednesday evening where Shivanna, film's producer Aadhi and Raghava Loki are believed to have participated. Shivanna is following up participating in some promos for Lakshmi.
Reports reaching Bengaluru suggest that Shivaraj Kumar fans have organised big processions with stars in many major cities and important Taluk centers. Northern Karnataka centers will witness huge participation of Shivanna fans in processions.