Darshan's new film which is a remake of Tamil hit 'Veeram' has been titled as 'Odeya' and the film is all set to be launched on the 16th of August.
Earlier, the film was titled as 'Wodeyar'. However, many associations from Mysore objected to this stating that Wodeyar is the surname of royal family of Mysore and it should not be misused. Many associations event complained to the police regarding this. Finally, the team has decided to avoid all the controversies and rename the film as 'Odeya'.
'Odeya' is being directed by M D Sridhar, while Sandesh Nagaraj is the producer. August 16th marks the birthday of Sandesh Nagaraj and the film will be launched on that day. Ambarish and former Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa will be the chief guests on the launch.