The much-awaited prequel to Rishab Shetty’s acclaimed film ‘Kantara’ finally gets an official title and a promise of its first look release. Hombale Films, the creators behind the Kannada blockbuster, announced the prequel’s title as ‘Kantara: A Legend – Chapter 1’ and disclosed the date for unveiling the highly anticipated first look.
In an Instagram post by Hombale Films, they teased the prequel’s essence, inviting audiences to delve into the mystical echoes of the past, hinting at the profound connection with divinity in every frame. The first look poster is scheduled to be revealed on November 27th at 12:25 PM. The captivating announcement was accompanied by a striking image portraying a radiant sun against a fiery red backdrop, adorned with the tagline, ‘It’s not just light, it’s a darshana.’ The prequel remains under the adept direction and writing of Rishab Shetty.
This revelation follows an earlier announcement made in March, promising a prequel that would delve deeper into the narrative introduced in the original ‘Kantara.’ The post back then hinted at the exploration of the intricate relationship between humanity and nature.
‘Kantara’ has already left an indelible mark, bagging multiple awards at the SIIMA awards, including Best Actor and Actress in Leading Role – Critics, Special Appreciation Award for its Pathbreaking Story, and Best Music Director. The film, released in Kannada on September 30, 2022, and in Hindi on October 14, 2022, was a global success, grossing over ₹400 crores worldwide. Produced by Vijay Kiragandur and Chaluve Gowda, the film features Sapthami Gowda and Kishore Kumar G alongside Rishab Shetty.
Sources By Agencies