Amar is a 2019 Indian Kannada romantic action film directed by Nagashekar and produced by Sandesh Nagaraj under Sandesh Productions banner.[1] The film stars Abhishek Gowda, son of veteran actor Ambarish,[2] making his acting debut and Tanya Hope in the lead roles.[3] The supporting cast includes Devaraj, Sudharani, Chikkanna and Sadhu Kokila. Actor Darshan features in an extended guest role besides Anup Bhandari and Rachita Ram in special appearance. [4]

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Directed byNagashekar
Produced bySandesh Nagaraj
Screenplay byNagashekar
Story byNagashekar
StarringAbhishek Gowda
Tanya Hope
Music byArjun Janya
CinematographySatya Hegde
Edited bySrikanth Gowda
Sandesh Productions
Release date
  • 31 May 2019 (2019-05-31)

The principal photography began on 28 May 2018 and the filming is set to be held in and around Bengaluru and Switzerland.[5] The technical crew members for the film include Arjun Janya as the music composer, Satya Hegde as the cinematographer and Deepu S. Kumar as the editor.[6]


Amarnath (Abhishek), a happy-go-lucky youth, Living with his father (Deepak Shetty) and mother. Once day going on the road someone dashes him in the bike. He finds to be Bobby (Tanya Hope). Amar befriends her then joins her and her team on the Saving Nature mission, eventually falls in love with her.

Bobby's father (Devaraj) decide to get married to a businessman (Darshan)'s Brother (Anup Bhandari). But Amar breaks up with her, she leaves him with heartbroken. After some years, he finds her and tries to convince her. In the climax, He reunited her with the help of Businessman (Darshan).



The film marked the acting debut of Abhishek, son of Ambareesh.[7] The filming was held in Bengaluru and Switzerland.[5]


Arjun Janya is set to compose the score and soundtrack for the film. Reportedly, the title song of Abhishek's father Ambarish starrer Olavina Udugore (1987) has been recreated in the film.[8][9] The song "Marethuhoyithe" shot in Switzerland was a huge hit and was choreographed by B. Dhananjay [10]

1."Marethuhiythe"Sanjith Hegde 
2."Summane Heege Ninnane"Shreya Ghoshal, Sonu Nigam 
3."Onde Aetige"Shreya Ghoshal, Armaan Malik 
4."Joru Paattu"Jassie Gift 
5."Kambani"Shreya Ghoshal, Sonu Nigam 


The film was released in 300 theatres across Karnataka. The film received negative reviews from critics and audiences alike and performed average.[11][12]


  1. ^ "Abhishek's debut to be helmed by Nagashekar?". The New Indian 20 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Shooting starts for Abhishek's debut film 'Amar'". The News Minute. 28 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Abhishek Ambareesh and Tanya Hope play bikers in Amar". The News Minute. 26 June 2018.
  4. ^ "Darshan to feature in Abhishek's debut film, Amar". Cinema Express. 8 January 2019.
  5. ^ a b "Abhishek and Tanya Hope battle cold in Switzerland for Amar". The New Indian Express. 11 November 2018.
  6. ^ "Amar Kannada Movie (2019)". News Bugs. 27 September 2018.
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  8. ^ "Ambareesh's 1987 movie title song to be re-created for son Abhishek's upcoming film 'Amar'". The Times of India. 29 November 2018.
  9. ^ "First video song of Amar to be out on Ugadi - Times of India". The Times of India.
  10. ^ "Abhishek and Tanya Hope battle cold in Switzerland for Amar". The New Indian Express.
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