Kannada actor Puneeth Rajkumar’s sudden death on 29th October 2021, left his fans in shock. As the makers of the film James gear up to release his last film on the big screens, an audio clip has come up where Puneeth Sir is heard praising the film’s action sequence.
Appu’s final words on James?
Ahead of James’ release on March 17, large cut-outs of him are seen leading the streets and theatres as fans are recalling him with joy. It is told that the film will be released on about 4000 screens worldwide and bookings are already going in full swing.
Meanwhile, an audio clip is circulating on social media which is shared by ‘The Big little, a kannaa movie marketing company. It claims that Appu Sir is congratulating James’ action sequence. Puneeth Rajkumar can be heard saying, “The quality and the sound effects are amazing. By applying some effects and graphics it will come out very well.”
The movie will be released in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, and Malayalam languages. And, in Karnataka, the film will be released in more than 400 theatres.
Puneeth’s brothers become emotional
Recently, during the promotion of James, his elder brothers, Shivarajkumar and Raghavendra Rajkumar were in tears while remembering Puneeth.
“See how God took away Appu. Look at me, I am still limping around here. And it bothers me. I had a heart attack, had a stroke and I have a pacemaker fitted. And yet, I am alive. I will go look for him. I will go where he’s. I can’t take it anymore, I am ready to leave,” Raghavendra Rajkumar said.
After hearing Raghavendra’s moving speech, Shivarajkumar said, “It hurts to see Raghu talk like this. Because they (Raghavendra and Puneeth Rajkumar) are all younger than me and I have to see Ragu suffering like that, Appu leaving us. Imagine how I must be feeling among all these things.”
“I smile, go to shoot, and do dubbing, but I am breaking inside. I never even believed that a time would like this come. I wish our parents stayed with us for 100 years. But, they left us. Along with them, the younger one left us too. It’s very disheartening,” he adds.
Before passing away, Appu Sir had completed shooting the film. However, he hadn’t dubbed his voice. Director Chethan Kumar took the help of Shivarajkumar and dubbed the entire movie.
In the trailer, Puneeth is seen playing the role of a manager in a security company. His action avatar has already become a hit among the fans. Actress Priya Anand will be seen as the leading lady.