Next schedule of Sudeep's Phantom to begin in Kerala soon
The team will later wrap the filming in Bengaluru with a song shoot in a grand set
Sudeep-starrer Phantom, directed by Anup Bhandari, was one of the first films in India to resume shooting during the pandemic. The team, which began shooting in June, has completed a long schedule in Hyderabad. Sudeep and Anup shared the news on their twitter handles.
A longgg schedule at hyd jus wrapped. Should admit tat it was a totally a great experience. Smthn I wil cherish fr a long time. Startn shoot when noone was even thinking of,, and wrapping what was planned is an achievement by itself.
Last schedule starts soon. Cheers
— Kichcha Sudeepa (@KicchaSudeep) November 21, 2020
Finished Hyd schedule with this sequence. One of the simplest edit timelines but the toughest 7 mins 9 secs 6 frames any of us have ever shot! @KicchaSudeep sir’s effort was phenomenal & so was every cast, technician & crew member’s. Made possible by @JackManjunath sir’s support! https://t.co/qD6xPFgFyV pic.twitter.com/XEqN8G5Lkg
— Anup Bhandari (@anupsbhandari) November 22, 2020
The team is now left with 40 days of shooting. They are currently planning the last schedule, and their next stop is Kerala, where they will resume work in the first week of December. They will later wrap the film in Bengaluru with a song shoot, for which they will be building a grand set.
Phantom is produced by Manjunath Gowda under the banner of Shalini Arts. It features Sudeep as cop Vikranth Rona. Sharing screen space with him will be Nirup Bhandari and Neetha Ashok.
Phantom marks the first collaboration of Sudeep with both composer Ajaneesh B Loknath and cinematographer William David.