The Impressive Line-Up Of Top Sandalwood Actors Means That We Are In For A Massive Cinematic Feast!

Lockdown has bequeathed all of us with the urge to get entertained to the tilt. Well, we sense that this can get accomplished only once the cinema’s resume. Although things could take a while to rebound to normalcy, we can assure you that the wait will be absolutely worth it.

Kannada heroes have utilized the lockdown to prepare for their forthcoming plans. Not many have announced new projects, but the pre-production works of their earlier commitments might have come to a close during the lockdown.


Almost all heroes in the industry have a couple of interesting projects up their sleeves, and that has kept the fans buzzing. For the neutral viewers too, a cinematic feast is right in the offing.


  • KGF Chapter 2
  • A film with Narthan (Rumours)
  • A film with Puri Jagannath (Rumours)

Well, at the top of the list has to be KGF Chapter 2. Yash has not yet announced his plans after KGF, but there is a strong rumor that the Rocking Star will team up with Mufti fame Narthan for his next. However, there are also a couple of reports which suggest that Yash has locked Puri Jagannath for his multilingual next.

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  • Roberrt
  • Madakari Nayaka
  • Sindoora Lakshmana

Darshan seems to have his calendar packed for the next few years. While Roberrt is ready for release, Darshan has also begun work on Madakari Nayaka. Meanwhile, Tharun Sudhir has started script work for Sindhoora Lakshmana. It is also said that in the midst of this, Darshan will team up with veteran director Rajendra Singh Babu.




  • Kotigobba 3
  • Phantom
  • Billa Ranga Basha

Sudeep, too, has a release-ready movie in the form of Kotigobba 3. Kichcha has also resumed the shoot of Phantom, and a while ago, he had announced a film called Billa Ranga Basha. Further, Sudeep is said to be in talks for his next attempt in the neighboring industries.

Puneeth Rajkumar

  • Yuvarathnaa
  • James
  • Prithvi IAS (Not Confirmed)

Puneeth Rajkumar will next complete the shoot of Yuvarathnaa, and then take up James. Although he has not announced his plans after James, there were a couple of reports which suggest that he could reunite with Jacob Varghese for Prithvi IAS.

Rakshit Shetty

  • 777 Charlie
  • Saptha Sagarada Ache Ello
  • Richie
  • Punyakoti

Probably the most exciting line-up has to be that of Rakshit Shetty’s. While 777 Charlie is already making good noise, his second collab with Hemanth Rao is gaining positive buzz too. Of course, he also has Richie, and Punyakoti in the pipeline, with the latter, his directorial comeback.


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Shivaraj Kumar

  • Bhajarangi 2
  • Baadshah (Not Confirmed)
  • Byrathi Ranagal (Rumours)

Shivarajkumar is a busy actor in the industry, and hence, we can comment on those films that are the most likely to materialize. While Bhajarangi 2 is up for viewing, Shivanna had sometime back announced a film called Baadshah. Meanwhile, there is also a possibility of Narthan building upon the Byrathi Ranagal character for a full feature.


  • Sakkath
  • Gaalipata 2
  • The Story of Rayagada

Ganesh, too, has some interesting films lined up. While the entire industry is waiting for Gaalipata 2, Ganesh has two films with Suni, both of which seem to be carrying good buzz. While Sakkath is the immediate one, the movie on Rayagada will be the follow-up.


  • Kabza
  • Home Minister
  • Nagarjuna (Not Confirmed)

Upendra has been promoting his upcoming film Kabza very vigorously. Lined up as a pan-India underworld drama, Uppi has high hopes from Kabza. Home Minister and Nagarjuna are the movies that will feature in the queue.