Jaanu is a 2012 Kannada romantic action film directed by Preetham Gubbi and produced by Jayanna Combines. Yash and Deepa Sannidhi are the lead actors while Rangayana Raghu, Sadhu Kokila, Shobaraj among others play the supporting roles. V. Harikrishna is the score and soundtrack composer.[2] The film released across Karnataka state on 1 June 2012.[1] The movie was remade in Odia in 2018 as Love Express.[3]

Directed byPreetham Gubbi
Produced by
  • Jayanna
  • Bhogendra
Written byGururaj. M. Desai [Dialogues]
Screenplay byPreetham Gubbi
Story byPreetham Gubbi
Music byV. Harikrishna
CinematographyS. Krishna
Edited byDeepu. S. Kumar
Jayanna Combines
Distributed byJayanna Films
Release date
  • 1 June 2012 (2012-06-01)[1]
Running time
2 hours 17 minutes




Following Haage Summane and Johny Mera Naam Preethi Mera Kaam, Preetham Gubbi joined with producers Jayanna Combines, as with earlier films.


The film Jaanu is shot at Sakleshpur, Gulbarga, Bidar, Gajendragad and Bengaluru The talkie portions completed shoot also completed the dubbing at Aakash Recording Studio.


Deepa Sannidhi, a much sought after actress with two hits in the last year - Saarathi and Paramathma is in her third film with Yash. Rangayana Raghu, Shobaraj, Sangeetha, Madhu Guruswamy, Sadhu Kokila, Layendra are also in the supporting cast.

Crew MembersEdit

Krishna is behind the camera and V. Harikrishna has scored the music. Deepu S Kumar editing, Ismail art direction, Harsha, Murali and Chinni Prakash stunts are part of the technical team in Jaanu.[4]

Box officeEdit

Jaanu was a much anticipated film and got a good opening. But the film met with mixed response upon release, although it went on to be commercially successful at the box office by completing 50 days of run.[5]


Soundtrack album by
Released13 May 2012
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LabelAshwini Media

V. Harikrishna composed the film's background score and music for its soundtrack. The album consists of five tracks.[6] Lyrics for the tracks were penned by Yogaraj Bhat and Jayant Kaikini. The album released on 13 May 2012.[7]

Track listing
1."En Samachara Ree"Yogaraj BhatTippu4:08
2."Kaddu Mucchi"Jayant KaikiniAnuradha Bhat3:38
3."Kan Muchro Kan Muchri"Yogaraj BhatV. Harikrishna4:11
4."Neene Nanna Saviganasu"Jayant KaikiniSonu Nigam4:10
5."Swalpa Bitkondu"Yogaraj BhatV. Harikrishna, Lakshmi Vijay4:19
Total length:20:26


  1. ^ a b "IndiaGlitz - Jaanu gets U certificate - Telugu Movie News". Retrieved 26 October 2016.
  2. ^ "IndiaGlitz - Lavish song for Jaanu - Kannada Movie News". Retrieved 26 October 2016.
  3. ^ https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=WgIMlo2L5wI&feature=youtu.be
  4. ^ "IndiaGlitz - Jaanu dubbing over! - Kannada Movie News". Retrieved 26 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Completes 50 days".
  6. ^ "Jaanu (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) - EP". iTunes. Retrieved 2 March 2015.
  7. ^ "'Jaanu' five songs audio'". indiaglitz.com. 15 May 2012.

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