Kantara 2 Update: Rishab Shetty’s film script finalised: After the stupendous success of ‘Kantara’, Rishabh Shetty had announced its prequel.
Kantara 2 Update:
Rishab Shetty’s film Kantara was one of the biggest films of 2022. To capitalize on the success of the film, the makers announced its prequel as well. Rishabh Shetty had said in an interview that he now wants to show the story before ‘Kantara’. The idea came to his mind during the shooting of the film. Rishabh was working on the script at that time. However, the latest update is that he has written the first draft of the script.
Proud to represent ECO FAWN in submitting Oral Statement at UNHRC. The significance in promotion of cultural rights of forest dwellers and protection of forests in Kantara is deciphered at the international forum. pic.twitter.com/1sAz2dTbqg
— Rishab Shetty (@shetty_rishab) March 16, 2023
According to media reports, the shooting of the film will also start in the last months of 2023.
It is being told that during this time the work related to the research of the film is going on. The team is finalizing the location and costume. Let Filmydude let you know that from time to time some updates have been added regarding the ‘Kantara’ prequel.
There was news in last February that Rajinikanth can be a part of this film. Rajinikanth had seen ‘Kantara’. He praised the film fiercely on his social media. Since then, his name started being associated with the prequel of ‘Kantara’.
Written and directed by Rishabh, this period action thriller opened to an overwhelming response when it hit the theaters on 30 September. Reportedly made on a meager budget of Rs 16 crore, the film has earned over Rs 500 crore at the worldwide box office.
The story of Kantara is set around a small community living in the forests of Kadubettu in the southern coastal state of Karnataka. Weaving an intriguing plot of man vs nature conflict, where death leads to a war between the villagers and the evil forces and Shiva, a rebel protects his village and nature.
Star Cast of Kantara:
Produced by Vijay Kiragandur and Chaluve Gowda under Hombale Films, the film also stars Kishore, Achyuth Kumar, Saptami Gowda and Pramod Shetty in pivotal roles.