The first Kannada film with 108 actors perhaps the first one in any regional cinema ‘Aithalakkadi’ has completed the shoot on Wednesday after a thrilling action scene at Minerva Mills in Bangalore.
Rangayana Raghu and Bullet Prakash the top comedians in Kannada cinema play the lead roles. The well known heroes of Kannada cinema trailblazer V Ravichandran, stylish Sudeep, comedy hero Jaggesh, action hero Vijay, handsome Vijaya Raghavendra have made guest appearance in this full length comedy film written, directed and stored in the camera by JG Krishna. In 42 days the shooting was held in Bangalore various places with some gorgeous sets. This is a healthy comedy for the entire family stated JG Krishna.
In one of the four songs in the film there are 23 actors together on the screen with 72 folk artists says director Krishna addressing the media. We assure double the value of ticket price in the form of entertainment says producer Bullet Prakash who is also in the lead with Rangayana Raghu.
‘Aithalakkadi’ is the first combination of muscular action hero Vijay and famous stunt director Thriller Manju. Vijay has accepted the role of a cop (he was cop in the guest role of ‘Geleya’ Kannada film) only because of his close friendship with Bullet Prakash. I have not taken money and if he makes profit from ‘Aithalakkadi’ he will come to my home and can give what he wants said Vijay.
‘Aithalakkadi’ is slated for release in March this year. Sadhu Kokila has scored the music.