Crazy Star Ravichandran starrer Dashamukha which has many well known artists in the lead started its shoot on Monday, December 12 at the Rockline Studios.
The film`s producer Soorappa Babu organised a press meet on Sunday afternoon at a five star hotel to give the details. Ravi Srivathsa is the director.
Veteran actress Saritha is returning to Kannada films after a long gap in an important role with this film. Saritha was the heroine in many Kannada films opposite legendary artists like Dr. Raj Kumar and Dr Vishnuvardhan.
A lot of talented performers like Anant Nag, Devaraj, Malavika, Ravi Kale, Daththanna, Achyuth Rao and Praveen were on the stage to brief about their roles in the film. Young talents Chethan and Akanksha are cast opposite each other. Most of the artists who were present were clearly impressed with the script of the film.
Avinash who is playing a special role in the film was however not present during the press meet as he was busy with the shooting in Hyderabad. The film`s director Ravi Srivathsa revealed that the film is based on the Hollywood film Twelve Angry Man released in 1957. Veteran script writer and director K.V.Raju is providing the script for this film.
"Twelve Angry Man is considered one of the best films made in Hollywood and has been a study matter for several American Universities. I am happy to direct a film which is inspired by this great film. I am happy that Ravichandran, Anant Nag and Saritha are satisfied with the script.
"I am sure that this film will be a different offering for the Kannada film industry in the year 2012", said Soorappa Babu who did not want to divulge much about the making of the film.