Controlling the mammoth attendance as the Telugu superstar Chiranjeevi, Tamil superstars Sooriya and Vijay turned up for the muhuruth for the 100th film of lovable birthday boy of July 12 – his 100th Shivarajakumar ‘Jogaiah’ was indeed a tough task for the police.
All roads in Bangalore lead to Kanteerava indoor stadium on Monday afternoon as Ileya Thalapathi Vijay and Gajani Sooriya with Telugu mega star Chiranjeevi made to the launch of ‘Jogaiah’. The marvelous fan following for these three stars was known at the launch day as jam pack stadium was whistling and clapping for the presence of three superstars from adjacent states.
On many occasions the waving of hands by Chiranjeevi, Vijay and Sooriya controlled the booing crowd. The three stars had to wave hands as the crowd wanted them to look at their affection.
With huge attendance on one state the lovable star of Kannada cinema Shivarajakumar 100th film ‘Jogaiah’ was launched in tremendous effort. Shivarajakumar decked in long hair and gown holding a specially made sharp weapon arrived on the spot once the Vibhuti dipped 100 plus holding the Trishul took their places. Before this the 100 plus dream beaters in the folk style costume gave a chilling moment.
Chiranjeevi garu addressing first remembered Annavru. His Athma is somewhere here he said. Bagaru Manishi is Dr Rajakumar. His legacy is continued by Shivarajakumar. 100 films is a good journey. Chiranjeevi repeated what annavru has said ‘Abhimani Devarugale’ that earned him lovely applaud. I am fond of Bangalore said Chiranjeevi.
Sooriya spoke in Tamil and remembered Dr Rajakumar. He thanked for the invitation and waved at the fans that had come to see him.
Vijaya the popular superstar of Tamil films addressing in a few lines in Kannada said Shivarajakumar has done variety of roles. Shivaji, Rajani and even my films he has made in Kannada. Jogi, AK 47 films Vijay remembered and said he came to Bangalore to watch ‘Jogi’. The longest run film in Tamil ‘Chandramukhi’ was made first in Kannada as ‘Aptha Mithra’ said Vijay for maximum of applaud.
Actress turned producer today Rakshita Prem felt she is very happy today for the attendance of big stars. Smt Parvathamma Rajakumar wished success for ‘Jogaiah’ and all heroes’ film should run well she said. Puneeth Rajakumar thanked the guests who had specially come to this launch function.
Ambarish, Information minister Khatta Subramania Naidu, KFCC President Basanthkumar Patil, committee members of the KFCC, Sa Ra Govindu, family members of trio sons of Dr Rajakumar, Sumalatha Ambarish were present at the launch.
The traditional lighting the lamp was made by all the guests on this occasion. Raghavendra Rajakumar and Ambarish had to take the mike to control the crowd. They made appeals for the crowd to calm down so that the guests can speak on this occasion.
Actress Bhavana did the anchoring with another one. The drum beating and opening song Ello Jogappa…Nin Aramane……was sung on this occasion.
Ambarish said action and cut as the camera whirred on Shivarajakumar. Mega star Chiranjeevi holding the clap board signaled by sounding the clap board.
Jogaiah…The legend of underworld is the first production of hat trick director Prem and his beautiful wife Rakshita.