Rakshit Shetty's Avane Srimannarayana to hit the screens in November
An official announcement about the release of the period drama is expected soon
The makers of Rakshit Shetty-starrer Avane Srimannarayana are planning to make it the next Kannada film after KGF, Kurukshetra, and Pailwaan to have a pan-Indian opening. The latest update about the Sachin Ravi-directorial is that it will hit the screens by the end of November. An official announcement will be made by the production team soon.
Pushkar Mallikarjunaiah, who is producing Avane Srimannarayana jointly with HK Prakash, has planned various promotional activities for the next couple of months. The makers started the promotions today to coincide with the Dasara festivities.
A unique 10-day campaign has been planned at Mysuru, and Rakshit Shetty, who has been invited as the chief guest for the festival, will be making an appearance on October 6.
Meanwhile, Pushkar and his team are in talks with various production houses about Avane Srimannarayana's distribution in various states.
The film is currently in post-production, and the visual effects are set to be completed by October end. “As for the dubbing process for Avane Srimannarayana in other languages, we have completed the Tamil and Malayalam versions, and are halfway through with Telugu. We have started work on the Hindi version too,” says Pushkar.
The period drama set in the 80s features Rakshit Shetty in a cop avatar and has Shanvi Srivastav playing the female lead. The film also has Balaji Manohar, Pramod Shetty, and Achyuth Kumar as part of the cast.
While Karm Chawla is handling the cinematography, Charan Raj and Ajaneesh Lokanath are in charge of the songs and background score, respectively.