Kichcha Sudeepa, who recently released his multi-lingual film Vikrant Rona, has been busy with its extensive promotions. The actor also once again collaborated with Salman Khan for this fantasy adventure film as Khan presented the film under his banner in Hindi markets. Considering that the South star and the Bollywood star share a great camaraderie off screen, in the past, Sudeepa has expressed an interest in directing the actor. When he was recently asked about this project, although he confirmed that he will doing it, he maintained that with a superstar on board, audiences will have to wait for it to be executed.
In an exclusive interview with Pinkvilla, when Kichcha Sudeepa was asked about the status of his directorial with Salman Khan, the Kannada star said, “The process just started last year and wait for some more time. I have to tell him the story, then he has to say a yes and then tell the time of coming to set. With Salman Bhai, it’s going to be like that. He is so busy with so many people writing for him. We keep discussing and it will happen at the right time.”
In the same interview, he also extended his gratitude towards the superstar to have stood by him through the release of Vikrant Rona. He also mentioned that Salman Khan had offered to present the film, on his own, and he immediately locked the deal after watching 18 minutes of Vikrant Rona.
Speaking about Vikrant Rona, the film is 3D adventure drama set against the backdrop of a village called Kamarottu where Vikrant aka Kichcha Sudeepa is posted as a cop. It also stars Jacqueline Fernandez, Nirup Bhandari, Neetha Ashok, Samhitha, Ravishankar Gowda among others. The film hits big screens today, on July 29.