KGF is an upcoming Kannada film. It is also being made in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam languages.The film is written and directed by Prashanth Neel and produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner Hombale films. It stars Yash and Srinidhi Ramesh Shetty in the lead roles. Crew Achyuth, Vashista Simha, Naseer
|Directed by||Prashanth Neel|
|Produced by||Vijay Kiragandur|
|Written by||Prashanth Neel|
|Screenplay by||Prashanth Neel|
|Story by||Prashanth Neel|
Srinidhi Ramesh Shetty
|Narrated by||Anant Nag|
|Music by||Ravi Basrur|
|Distributed by||KRG studios (Karnataka)|
As of 25 June 2017 the project was 50 percent complete and production had restarted after sets were rebuilt following their destruction by heavy rains.The second schedule has started in mysore.The film has so far been shot in Kolar, Bengaluru and Mysuru. "In our upcoming schedules, we plan on visiting Kolkata, Mumbai and Ladakh as well, apart from more shoots in Mysuru and Bengaluru," adds Karthik who also says that after the success of Raajakumara, they are excited to venture outside Karnataka with this ambitious project that has raised a lot of expectations.KGF is going to have a releaese in five languages. The movie is a complete period drama and is set in the 70s and early 80s.Yash will be seen essaying the role of Rocky, a slick and a suave person belonging to 70s era."We have the reigning Miss Supranational Srinidhi Shetty as our heroine.Apart from Yash and Srinidhi,Some of the Kannada actors onboard include Achyuth Kumar, Vasishta N Simha and B Suresha. We are also looking at Ramya Krishna and Nasser joining our crew in later schedules," adds Karthik. A technical team, which includes cinematographer Bhuvan Gowda, music director Ravi Basrur and art director Shivakumar, have worked towards creating the ambience and look of that era.. The teaser of KGF was released on the Yash birthday (8 January 2018) which was viewed more than 1 million within 17 hours.
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