Kona-Nikhil cooks new Shankarabharanam

By - March 13, 2015 - 06:03 PM IST

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‘Shankarabharanam’ – a name that carries utmost adulation in our hearts! A path breaking film that defied logics rowed against the tide of commercial cinema and triumphed. This evergreen classic by K Viswanath is still regarded as one of the best films ever made.

But eminent writer Kona Venkat and emerging star Nikhil have joined hands to present a brand new Shankarabharanam. While the former is a classic film based upon classical music, this new age Shankarabharanam is a crime comedy set in the crime backdrop of Bihar. Besides presenting the film, Kona Venkat shall provide the story, screenplay and dialogues for this laugh riot. Just like Geethanjali, Kona is once again introducing a debutante director Uday Nandanavanam with this film. Further details about the cast and crew of the project shall be revealed shortly.

Kona Venkat isn’t a creative cap but in fact astute enough to understand the risk associated around the name 'Shankarabharanam' and he also knows how to do it aesthetically and convincingly. Besides this, Kona Venkat & Co is working on Akhil’s debut project, Ram Charan’s, My Name is Raju and they have Pandaga Chesko also in the pipeline. Wishing all success for Kona & Nikhil!  

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