The evergreen superstar Shiv Rajkumar is in a race to sign. Coming back to work in full force, the actor on Tuesday announced his 127th film through his Twitter handle. Along with sharing an announcement poster, the superstar wrote, “Ashwathama saga continues #SRK127 Looking forward to debut @SachinBRavi.”
“Ashwathama’s story continues”#SRK127
— Dr. Shivrajkumar (@NimmaShivanna) 12 July 2022
Shiva Rajkumar has joined hands for his 127th film with Avne Srimannarayan fame Sachin Ravi, who has also written the story of this eponymous play. Also, apart from directing the film, Sachin Ravi has also donned the producer’s hat as he handled the venture under his home banner 200 Not Out Cinemas.
The team is planning to unveil the title of the film by the first week of August. It is likely to go on floors in September this year. It is expected that Shivarajkumar will be seen playing a superhero in the film, which is touted to be a spy thriller.
If reports are to be believed, this will be the first Kannada superhero film directed by Sachin Ravi.
The project is believed to be inspired by the life of Ashwathama, a character from the Mahabharata, son of Guru Dronacharya. Set against the backdrop of current times, the project will go big on VFX.
The story will revolve around Ashwathama’s fight against evil and his relationships in life. Meanwhile, official details about the rest of the cast and crew are awaited.
Shiv Rajkumar has many projects lined up. The actor is currently entertaining the audience with his 123rd film Bairagi. Directed by Vijay Milton, the film hit the theaters on July 1.
On the work front, he is currently shooting for his 125th film titled Vedha with choreographer-filmmaker A Harsh. Soon after wrapping up the shooting of the project, the actor is expected to go ahead with the Tograj Bhatt-Rockline Venkatesh directorial.