The film that launched on Monday morning at Kanteerava studio paid a good tribute 17 veteran actors and three journalists at the muhurut of the film ‘A2A2A’ instead doing Pooja in the regular style.
Director RK Nayak of ‘Paper Doni’ in the past has now come up with five super star films one portion for his addition to the subject. Dr Rajakumar Kasthuri Nivasa, Dr Vishnuvardhana Bandhana, Upendra ‘A’, Shivarajakumar ‘Jogi’ and Sudeep ‘Huchcha’ plus the debutant hero Vishnuvardhana taking on all the roles was the huge poster put out. There were six clap boards for this film on Monday morning.
For the launch of his film the photographs of veteran actors like – Comedian Guggu, Sudhir, Pandari Bai, Padmapriya, Kalpana, senior PRO DV Sudheendra, TN Balakrishna, Narasimharaju, Toogudeepa Srinivas, Journalists A.S. Murthy and RG Vijayasarathy, Musuri Krishnamurthy, Direndra Gopal, Lokesh NS Rao, KS Ashwath, Vajramuni, Udayakumar, Shakthi Prasad photos were garlanded and a light was lit in front of all the photographs. Later the muhurut shot was planned by director RK Nayak.
Similar kind of tribute to veteran directors was paid by director Manju Mithra at a Town Hall function in 2012 September launch of ‘Geetha Bangle Store’. Manju Mithra put up all Kannada film directors photographs and saluted them for this glorious contribution to Kannada cinema.