The first look of Sandalwood star Upendra‘s Kabza is out now. Presented by Sridhar Lagadapati the film is being produced under the Sri Siddeshwar Enterprises banner. Directed by R Chandru, this is the third film of the actor-director duo after Brahma and I Love You.
The period film’s story unfolds from 1947 to 1980. Set in the underworld, the pan-Indian film will be released in seven languages. The first look of the Telugu version of the movie has been released recently by the makers. The star’s retro look seems to have become a hit among his fans.
According to a statement from the makers, as the star enjoys a lot of popularity across the South, Kabza is releasing in Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Odiya and Marathi.
Talking about the project, R Chandru said, “We are glad that the audience has given a thumbs-up to the first look of Kabza. We are confident that the film, too, will get a huge response. The hero’s characterisation, Upendra’s performance, and the story will stand out as the film’s biggest highlights.”
The film’s shoot is still in progress and is currently on hold because of the lockdown. The makers say that once things are back to normal, the shooting will resume. The film is being made on a budget of Rs70-80 crores. The film also stars Jagapathi Babu in a major role.