Siddanth is ‘Siddha’ with ‘AK 56’ and now he has another film with high voltage action under production. That is ‘Chatrapathi’ event the title is remake and director cum producer Dinesh Gandhi wants to shoot in the places where the original film was shot.
Dinesh Gandhi returning to direction after ‘Cheluvi’ made 11 years ago bought the remake rights of ‘Chatrapathi’ when he took ‘Vikramarkudu’. Hoping that Sudeep would accept this film also. After Vikramarkudu as ‘Veera Madhakari’ Sudeep stayed back and paying Rs.17 lakhs for remake film of block buster Telugu film ‘Chatrapathi’ SS Rajamouli directed film Dinesh Gandhi did not want to keep quiet. He saw the rushes of ‘AK 56’ of Dr Siddanth and immediately contacted him for his film.
Once Siddanth agreed the going was smooth for Gandhi, Looking at the 25 days schedule at Konnur Gandhi given the crown of ‘Sounding star’ for Siddanth and he is now shooting in Vizag areas where the original was also shot. This is the fourth film of Dinesh Gandhi. There is shortage of heroes in Kannada cinema he says in his address.
Arbaaz Khan plays villain in this film. After a good discussion he agreed to take up this film. This is a big action film in Telugu played by Prabhas, I am trying to match him says Siddanth.
The veterans of the Kannada cinema KCN Chandrasekhar, SA Govindaraju, SA Chinne Gowda, Munirathna Naidu, SV Rajendra Singh Babu, Soorappa Babu, Naganna, Vijayakumar, BN Gangadhar, Basha, Praveen Kumar, Rajesh Ramnath and others were present to wish Dinesh Gandhi on his new film.
‘Chatrapathi’ is Rs.9 crore budget cinema and technically it will be different. How many days shooting? Gandhi is not aware of it.
One of the top four heroines of South India will be playing the lead in this film. Bhanupriya is the mother character in this film.