Kumari 21 F, one of the biggest low-budget hits of last year, is all set to be remade in Kannada. A coming-of-age drama, heavily inspired by French film, Lila Says, the remake will be directed by Sriman Vemula, produced by G. Sridhar and presented by Telugu filmmaker Sukumar, who had bankrolled the original.
The film marks the acting debut of Pranam Devaraj, second son of Kannada star Devaraj, and Nidhi Kushalappa, who will be reprising Hebah Patel's role from the original.
The film was officially launched with a puja on Tuesday in Bengaluru's Kanteveera Studios, in the presence of superstar Shivrajkumar, Baahubali writer Vijayendra Prasad and director of Kumari 21 F, Surya Pratap. The first shot was directed by Sukumar. The regular shooting of the project will commence from September first week.
Music will be composed by Sagar Mahati, son of legendary music director Mani Sharma.
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