Kurukshetra is an upcoming Kannada movie starring Darshan Thoogudeep in a lead role. The film featuring V. Ravichandra, Arjun Sarja, Meghana Raj, P. Ravi Shankar, Sonu Sood and Nikhil Gowda in key roles. It is an epic historical drama directed by Naganna.
One of the most expensive films to ever be made in the Kannada film industry, Kurukshetra is financed by Muniratna under his banner KCN Movies. Though the shooting of this film was completed long ago, it has been in the post-production mode due to the extensive VFX work involved. Kurukshetra has an impressive technical crew as well. Jayanan Vincent has cranked the camera for this film with Jo Ni Harsha doing the editing.
Darshan, known as the Challenging star in the Kannada industry, has true to his moniker come up with a challenge for his fans. Kurukshetra, even though it is my landmark film, is a mythological drama that consists of an ensemble cast including Appaji (late Ambareesh), Arjun Sarja, Ravi Chandran, Srinivas Murthy and Nikhil. Irrespective of who is part of the film, I request all my fans give equal respect to all of them." He also goes on to mention that a film like Kurukshetra was a big challenge and praised producer Muniratna for pulling it off. "Don't just look for which actor's posters are released, and whose cut outs have been put up. I request you all to come with your family members and watch the characters Duryodhana, Arjuna and Karna. This is my challenge to you all. Let there be no fights, watch the film with love," he said.
Directed by Naganna has music by V Harikrishna and is all set to release on August 9, 2019.