Rishab Shetty, who directed as well as played the lead role in ‘Kantara', recently met Rajinikanth, days after the veteran actor praised his film. Taking to Twitter, Rishab shared pictures and also penned a note thanking Rajinikanth. In the photo, Rishab is seen taking Rajinikanth's blessings after touching his feet, and the latter Rajinikanth honoring him with a shawl.
Sharing the pictures, Rishab wrote in Kannada, “If you praise us once, we will praise you a hundred times. Thank you @rajinikanth Sir we are always grateful for your appreciation of our Kantara film (sic).”
ನೀವು ಒಂದ್ ಸಲ ಹೊಗಳಿದ್ರೆ.. ನೂರು ಸಲ ಹೊಗಳ್ದ೦ಗೆ ನಮಗೆ.❤️ಧನ್ಯವಾದಗಳು @rajinikanth sir ನಮ್ಮ ಕಾಂತಾರ ಚಿತ್ರ ನೋಡಿ ನೀವು ಮೆಚ್ಚಿದ್ದಕ್ಕೆ ನಾವು ಸದಾ ಆಭಾರಿ🙏🏼 #Kantara @VKiragandur @hombalefilms @gowda_sapthami @Karthik1423 pic.twitter.com/MNPSDR5jx8
— Rishab Shetty (@shetty_rishab) October 28, 2022
‘Kantara', which is written and directed by Rishab Shetty, is set in the backdrop of the Keraadi region of coastal Karnataka. The actor-filmmaker has also played the lead role in the blockbuster movie, which is bankrolled by Vijay Kiragandur under the prestigious banner Hombale Films. The film has earned massive responses from the audience for its storyline and amazing visuals.
The highly acclaimed film features Sapthami Gowda, Kishore, Achyuth Kumar, Pramod Shetty, and others in pivotal roles. Ajaneesh Loknath has composed the music for ‘Kantara'. Arvind S Kashyap is the director of photography. KM Prakash and Pratheek Shetty have handled the editing. Rishab Shetty's project is now also dubbed into all the prominent Indian languages, including Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi.