Shivarajkumar's 'Santheyalli Nintha Kabira' being directed by Narendra Babu of 'Kabaddi' fame is all set to be launched on the festival day of Ugadi. The film will be launched in Palace Grounds with Puneeth Rajkumar sounding the clap for the first shot of the film.
'Kabira' is based on 'Kabira Khada Bazaar Main' by Bhisham Sahni. Based on the story by Bhisham Sahni, Narendra Babu has scripted the film, while Gopal Vajapayee is in charge of the songs and dialogues. Music director Ismail Darbar will be making his debut in Kannada through this film and Ismail has already composed the songs.
While, Shivarajkumar is chosen to play the role of Kabira, other well known artistes like Sharath Kumar, Akshatha Rao, Avinash and others will be playing prominent roles in the film. Malayalam actress Sanusha has been roped in to play the heroine.