Kannada release ‘Kotigobba 3‘ couldn’t hit the screens on Thursday as the standoff between the producer and the financier continued.
What’s exactly happening?
The screening cancels across the state on Thursday. The film releases on Friday,” says a representative.
Starring Sudeep, the action-drama was set to make a roaring start opposite another big ‘Kannada’ flick ‘Salaga’, starring ‘Duniya’ Vijay.
However, a dispute between the film’s producer and financier has led to single screens refusing to play the film at 7 am. According to a source, the film’s financier is yet to be paid fully.
Hordes of people gathered outside several theatres across the State were left disappointed. In many venues, chaos set in when people refused to leave.
It is learnt that producer Soorappa Babu is hopeful of convincing the financier to give him a couple of days time to settle the issue.
Thousands of fans of the actor raised slogans demanding immediate release and screening. At a few theatres, security was tightened. Owners of the theatres had a tough time controlling the crowds.
About Kotigobba 3
Kotigobba 3 is an 2021 Indian Kannada language action thriller. Shiva Karthik is the director . The film features Sudeep, Madonna Sebastian, marking the debut in Kannada cinema, with Shraddha Das, Aftab Shivdasani, and P. Ravi Shankar in prominent roles.
It is a stand-alone sequel to the 2016 film Kotigobba 2, with Sudeep and Ravi Shankar reprising their roles from the previous film.Ther film be on theaters in 14 October 2021.
- Sudeep as Satya, Shiva, Ghost
- Madonna Sebastian
- Shraddha Das
- P. Ravi Shankar as Kishore
- Aftab Shivdasani
- Nawab Shah
- Danish Akhtar Saifi
- Sudhanshu Pandey
- Ashika Ranganath, cameo appearance in the intro song
- Sunny Leone in an item number
- Tharak Ponnappa