The new Kannada film ‘Champion’ by a friend for the friend audio released at a packed auditorium in Kalavidhara Bhavana. The presence of a few soldiers and patriots of the country made the moment very proud.
The Paramaveera Chakra Yogendra Singh Yadav and Mahaveera Chakra PN Ganapathi were chief guests at the audio release and shared their experiences.
It is sad that director Shahuraj Shinde of this film is not alive today but Shivanand S Nilannavar took lead of the event.
Sachin Dhanpal and Adhiti Prabhudeva starring in the film ‘Champion’ has Ajanish Lokanath music and guests with Lahari Recording Velu released the audio.
The shooting of this film completed before Corona Pandemic but five songs shooting could not be completed with Corona onslaught on time. In this period, the team lost director Shahuraj Shinde due to Corona Pandemic but the dance director helped in the completion of songs for the film. The teaser and audio is before the media stated the producer.
Producer Neelannavar further stated that he hails from Belagavi and his father worked in the Indian Army. In the last fourteen years, I was aiming to produce a film and promised Sachin Dhanpal to make him a hero. The friendship bondage is strong with two of us mentioned Neelannanavar. A sports enthusiast from Malnad region struggles hard to become a ‘Champion’ in his life at the national level is the crux of the film.
My father and brother served the nation in the Army. I had written exams related to it. I joined modelling and then got a job in a Bank. My friend Neelannavar kept his promise and I am indebted to him for lifelong. I have undergone training before coming to camera, added Sachin addressing the gathering.
Cinematographer Savarnan Natarajan, dialogue writer Raghu Niduvalli also addressed on this occasion.
Veteran actors Devaraj, Suman, Pradip Rawat, Avinash, Rangayana Raghu, Chikkanna, Adhi Lokesh, Aruna Balaraj, Giri, Prashanth Siddi and Sunny Leone appeared in this film.