Director Mustan of Abbas-Mustan duo said: "Our film got the copyright in the Film Writers Association in 2008 and these people (makers of Kannada film) have made their film in 2013." The film's lead actor Kapil Sharma added, "Whenever there is a film, which is releasing, certain allegations sprout up. I have not got the notice from anyone"
"I'm really looking forward to work with Prakash Raj. I'm so excited. I'm not allowed to divulge any more information. It's going to be another interesting project as it features a fresh star cast," said Madhoo
Rudhramadevi is based on a third century queen of the Kakatiya dynasty with Anushka Shetty playing the protagonist. The Gunasekhar-directed film, produced by Abhishek Nama, will be released in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam
"Rajkumar's birthday is considered very auspicious in Kannada industry," said a source close to the film
After conquering the Bollywood box office, Kangana Ranaut's Queen is ready to take a voyage down South. Veteran actor-filmmaker Thiagarajan has acquired the remake rights of the movie, which will now have Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayali versions. Meanwhile, Hollywood director Brett Ratner counts Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan among his favourite actors. The director has even invited SRK for the premiere of his forthcoming film Hercules.
If you thought Darshan's waning star had finally died, think again. Producers are lining up (some quite literally) to sign the Kannada film industry's second highest earning star. In fact, five such producers even stood outside the Karnataka High Court, seeking to post Darshan's Rs. 25,000 bail. A slew of offers later, the troubled actor, jailed for allegedly beating up his wife Vijayalakshmi, wants to take trip to the Tirupati temple to offer his prayers.
The Kannada film, Prarthane, is likely to be released in November. It stars Anant Nag, Prakash Rai.
Kannada actress Nikita Thukral, who was embroiled in increasing controversy in the Darshan case, was handed a three year ban by the Kannada Producers' Association. However, incessant public outcry over the unjust and somewhat sexist decision led to the ban being revoked. In an exclusive interview with NDTV, Nikita tells us what she experienced during the harrowing past few days.
Leading stars of Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, Imran Khan and Kareena Kapoor, along with writer-director Shakun Batra were in Delhi today, where they talked about their upcoming movie during a press conference.
After public criticism, film producers in Karnataka have reversed their three-year ban on actor Nikita Thukral, who was allegedly having an affair with superstar Darshan.