Rishab Shetty’s appearance in the teaser for the ‘Kantara’ prequel has captivated audiences online. This new look was unveiled on Monday, shortly after the announcement of a prequel to the blockbuster movie of 2022. The prequel has been named ‘Kantara: Chapter 1’. It’s rumored that the story will be set between 301 and 400 AD, delving into the origins of the Panjurli Daiva, a revered spirit worshipped in Tulu land. Panjurli, a young male boar known for immense strength, was a part of the 2022 film ‘Kantara’.
People on the internet are buzzing with excitement about Rishab Shetty’s aura in the teaser’s first-look poster. Initially appearing as Siva, the character from ‘Kantara’, Shetty transforms into an entirely different version of himself. The intensity in his gaze and the divine manner of his posture have left audiences in awe. The filming, backed by Hombale Films, is scheduled to start in December. An elaborate set has already been built for the movie. The details of the cast and crew will be unveiled soon.
Meanwhile, ‘Kantara’, directed by Rishab Shetty, isn’t just a film for many—it’s an emotional experience. Alongside the lead performances, the film’s gripping 25-minute pre-climax received high praise from both viewers and critics. Similar to ‘Kantara’, the prequel will also be produced by Hombale Films.