17 Upcoming Kannada Movies and the Most Expected Ones to Watch Out for

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Movies are certainly a primary source of Entertainment in India and every language here is enriched with an art of story-telling. Every year we release a record number of movies and each week is filled with the same level of curiosity and enthusiasm. In this context, if we look at the Kannada movies then there are some interesting stories and portraits to watch out for. Come, let’s see what we have in store from KFI in 2018-19. Check out this list of the most expected and upcoming Kannada Movies that are truly worth your wait.

Upcoming Kannada Movies

The Villain

There is always a craze for this deadly combo of Shiv Rajkumar and Jogi Prem. With Kiccha Sudeep joining the party, the expectations for this movie has tripled. Right from its first day of the announcement, Villain is in news and fans are in wait.


Main Cast: Shiv Rajkumar, Sudeep, Army Jackson, Sruthi Hariharan.

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Natasarvabhouma is Puneeth Rajkumar’s most expected movie which is in making. Incidentally, it is one of the titles bestowed upon his late father, the legendary Dr. Rajkumar. The movie is getting ready under the direction of Pawan Wadeyar and is produced by Rockline Venkatesh. This project is said to be Puneeth Rajkumar’s 28th movie as the hero and expectations are quite high as usual. The makers of ‘Nata Sarva Bhouma’ have released a 51-second first look teaser and it looks promising and impressive.

Avane Sriman Narayana

Simple star and the most promising talent of Sandalwood, Rakshith Shetty is saying, ‘Here We Meet Once Again’ through his upcoming movie titled ‘Avane Sriman Narayana’. Of late, the team has released the first look of the movie and from all the corners, it is getting a mind-blowing response. The movie is expected to release late by December and by looking at the teaser, we are guessing that it will be an entertaining story to watch out for.


Main Cast: Rakshith Shetty, Shanvi Srivastava, Achyuth Kumar, Pramod Shetty, Balaji Manohar and others.


All the speculations and gossips have taken a new form and shape in case of this movie. The lanes of Gandhinagar has literally become a hot stove cooking variety of stories around it. From gossips of Darshan dropping the project, production team failing to cast Shiv Raj Kumar and Sudeep for the movie to Rana Daggubati playing a character, there are few details about Kurukshetra movie, Darshan Toogudeep’s 50th and undoubtedly the most expensive project of South Indian Film Industry after Baahubali.

Continue Reading – Complete and Final Cast of Kurukshetra


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With all the success stories in the past, now the actor is all set for his new release and the entire Karnataka is waiting to watch their star back on the silver screen. By this time you might have guessed about the movie we are talking about. Yes, it is KGF, one of the much awaited upcoming Kannada movies starring none other than the Rocking star Yash.

Continue Reading – 7 Mind blowing facts about KGF

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After the success of Tagaru, the century star Shiv Rajkumar is all set for his new movie titled Rustum. It is a romantic action entertainer directed by stunt choreographer Ravi Verma and produced by Jayanna-Bhogendra. Anoop Seelin is scoring a music for the movie and Shiv Rajkumar is said to play a role of Cop like never before. Truly, this is one of the most expected upcoming Kannada movies of the year.


Main Cast: ShivRajkumar, Shraddha Srianth, Mayuri.

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Kiccha Sudeep in and as Phailwan is a romantic action entertainer directed by Krishna and produced by Swapna Krishna. The magical composer Arjun Janya is scoring the music and till date, the movie has created a lot of buzz in social media and digital space just for Sudeep’s craze.

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Ambi Ning Vayassaytho

The title sounds bizarre right? Well, we still don’t know what it is but ‘Ambi Ning Vayasaytho’ features Ambareesh in the lead role while Sudeep plays the role of Ambareesh during his young age. Through this movie, South India’s famous actress Suhasini will be seen along with Ambareesh after 14 years. It is a remake of 2017 Tamil movie Pa Paandi which was written, produced and directed by Dhanush.


After the success of Mugulu Nage with Golden Star Ganesh, Yograj Bhatt is all prepared to tell a new story and it is titled as ‘Panchatantra’. It is said that the director is working with new talents and as usual, Hari Krishna will be scoring the music for the movie.


Main Cast: Vihan Gowda and Akshara (Lead Roles)

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I Love You

Real star Upendra is all set to make his come back with the movie titled ‘I Love You’ under the direction of Tajmahal fame R. Chandru. It is said that Uppi will be seen in a different role portraying a character similar to the ones in ‘A’ and ‘Upendra’ movies.

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Others Upcoming Flicks



Bell Bottom

Cast: Rishab Shetty, Shivamani, Haripriya

Director: Jayateertha

Music Director: Ajanessh Loknath


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777 Charlie

Cast: Rakshith Shetty

Director: Kiran Raj K

Music Director: Nobin Paul

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Kotigobba 3

Cast: Kiccha Sudeep

Director: Shiva Karthik

Music Director: Arjun Janya

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Kavalu Daari

Cast: Rishi, Anant Nag, Achyuth Kumar, Suman Ranganathan, Roshni Prakash

Director: Hemanth Rao

Producer: Puneeth Rajkumar, Karthik Gowda

Music Director: Charan Raj

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