ost hyped movies ‘Mythri’ and ‘Benkipatna’ are releasing tomorrow (February 20) all over Karnataka.

Power Star Puneet Rajkumar-Mohanlal duo starrer, ‘Jatta’ fame B.M.Giriraj directed ‘Mythri’ movie is getting released around 200 theatres whereas, Pratap Narayan and Anushree starrer, literary personality T.K.Dayanand debutant directorial ‘Benkipatna’ movie is getting released around 150 theatres.

‘Mythri’ movie has created more expectations in Gandhinagar, because for the first time Puneet Rajkumar is playing an unconventional role in the movie. The interesting fact is that, no fight or song is there for Puneet Rajkumar in the movie.

Though the movie revolves around children, Puneet Rajkumar role ends till the climax.

After S.V.Rajendra Singh Babu’s directorial movie ‘Love’, Mollywood star Mohan Lal is playing a lead role in ‘Mythri’. Puneet Rajkumar like Power Star and Mohan Lal like legend actor of Mollywood combination is expected to do miracle in the box office.

The movie is produced by N.S.Rajkumar. Music Maestro Ilayaraja composed the music and Krishnakumar is the cinematographer of the movie.

Another much expected movie of the week is ‘Benkipatna’. There are all ready good talks about the directorial skills of T.K.Dayanand who has already proved himself as a brilliant short story writer. Along with him theatre personality Pratap Narayan is debuting as hero to Sandalwood whereas, the prominent anchor of small screen Anushree as heroine.

Zakir Ali Khan is the producer of the movie. Steve-Kaushik music, Niranjan Babu Cinematography is there for the movie.
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enkipatna, a film which stars newcomers and new technicians will release on February 20 in about 100 theatres across Karnataka.

The film which is being distributed by the Toogudeepa banner marks the debut of popular anchor Anushri in the big world of Kannada commercial cinema. It also stars debutant Pratap Narayan, Shweta, Arun Sagar, Prakash Belawadi and B Suresha among others.

Addressing journalists, debutant director Dayanand T K said only after watching the first copy did he get back the judgement value on the quality of the life. He said he started believing that the film that he had made is a piece of good work and thus gained confidence in it.

Producer Zakir Ali Khan said he was confident and happy that the team had been able to present a different kind of film to the audiences through Benkipatna.

Anchor-turned-actress Anushri said everyone in the team had been waiting for the film’s release and the day is fast approaching. She said it is a new venture for the makers and there is a new team which has tried to give its best while thanking the producers for reposing their faith in the project.

Pratap Narayan said he was happy to get an opportunity to be the main hero of the movie and thanked Anushri for helping him overcome his shyness while talking to the girls. He also thanked Arun Sagar for moulding him as an actor.

Television actress Shweta said she plays a role in the film that is beyond her age. She said she plays the hero’s mother in Benkipatna and had an opportunity to perform to the lullaby Doori Doori which also made her emotional.

Arun Sagar appealed to the media to encourage new efforts and new talents. B Suresha said he was touched by the Doori Doori lullaby while Manju said he is confident that doors will open for him in the form of film offers after Benkipatna releases.

Prakash Belawadi said it was astonishing for a creative writer to come up with a film script on his own and direct it as well. He also said it was his first experience of acting in a commercial film.  

Music composers Steve and Kaushik sang and entertained the members of the media by rendering the songs Bogase Kanna and Doori Doori. Kaushik said he wished his song to late C Aswath.

Co-Producer Akhil Khan also spoke. 

film by Zakir Ali Khan and Ali Khan in the direction of Dayanand a journalist ‘Benki Patna’ starring Prathap Narayan and Anushri in the lead roles has come before the media for audio release.

Steve and Kaushik have done tremendous work in music. Bogaseyalli Male Neeru….one song is enough to explain the caliber of duo.

It is in last November the film announcement was made. At the audio release, promo and songs screening at Sri Chamundeswari Studio Karnataka Rakshana Vedike President TA Narayana Gowda, Lahari Velu, Yogaraj Bhat, B Suresha, Ashwini, Arun Sagar, Dinesh Kumar and others joined for audio release. From the match box design the audio CD was released. Media advisor to Karnataka chief Minister Siddaramaiah – Dinesh Amin Mattoo also graced the audio event to bless his colleagues Dayanand and Dinesh Kumar.

For the complete Kannada artists and technicians working for this film ‘Benki Patna’ Narayana Gowda felt very happy, Lahari Velu said all the songs in the film are superb and he wish to give platinum disc for this film. Yogaraj Bhat lauded the capacity of journalist Dayanand and hopes a good work from ‘Benki Patna’, B Suresh remembered his portion of shoot.

Steve and Kaushik heroes of the audio release evening explained that the live instruments used for the songs was the first condition put accept this assignment. 

writer, journalist in the last 12 years Dayanand using all his experience in giving a subject from where he literally lived!

A downtrodden and working class happening in the imaginary place ‘Benki Patna’ is also on the story that he had written in the past that won award for him.

There are 12 to 15 characters in the film. I have spoken to every role while preparing it says quite an intelligent Dayanand. ‘Idu Nelada Kathe’ he emphasizes. He is shooting for 35 days with four songs.

Noted personality of Karnataka Rakshana Vedike Narayana Gowda was there to bless the team. Do a film of our land and culture with our people is what he had told Dinesh, executive producer and KARAVE magazine editor.

Steve-Kaushik are scoring the music with actual instruments in this film.  Niranjan Babu is cameraman.

B Suresh has liked the way story is prepared by Dayanand. The people who make the film coming from the same place there is much of enjoyment in everything. The life of gunny bag maker, pepper seller, dog catcher etc are daily wage workers story. It is like reading Dyavanur Mahadeva novel for me he said.

I would work on the instructions of the director. I have positive and negative shades in it. Anushri a good anchor is actress in this film with Pratap Narayan.

Zakir Ali Khan from Maasthi village in Kolar district is investing on this film. He has business of safety shoes manufacturing and Uniforms.

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