Sandesh Nagaraj who had produced films like ‘Chandrodaya’ and ‘Asura’ for Shivarajkumar many years ago, is all set to produce another film for the ‘Hatrick Hero’. This time Chi. Gurudutt has been roped in as the director and the film will go on floors soon.
Shivarajkumar and Chi.Gurudutt are considered as Best Friends Forever in the Kannada film industry. Their friendship goes a long way and both Shivarajkumar’s father Dr Rajkumar and Gurudutt’s father Chi. Udayashankar were also considered as great friends in Sandalwood. Chi. Udayashankar was a regular writer for Dr. Rajkumar’s films and Shivarajkumar and Gurudutt’s friendship started from their childhood.
Both made their debut as actors through ‘Anand’ which was released in 1986. After that Gurudutt made his debut as director through Shivarajkumar’s ‘Samara’. He also partly directed ‘Aryan’, when the film’s original director D Rajendra Babu died of heart attack midway. After ‘Aryan’, Chi.Gurudutt had stayed away from direction.
Now Sandesh Nagaraj is bringing together the best friends for a new film to be produced by him under Sandesh Productions banner. The produced and the director recently met the actor and got a green signal from him to be a part of the film. More details of the film are yet awaited.
Shivarajkumar has completed ‘Bhairagee’ recently and is busy with ‘Veda’. He has also given a nod to act in various films, but which one will he take up first is yet to be seen.