The 2018 Tamil movie Kanaa, which was Sivakarthikeyan's maiden production venture, turned out to be a massive blockbuster and set the cash registers ringing at the box office! This movie, starring Aishwarya Rajesh, Sathyaraj and Darshan in the lead, was based on women's cricket and also carried a social message. Kanaa was the debut venture for a number of people - Darshan as hero, Arunraja Kamaraj as director and Sivakarthikeyan as producer! This movie also marked Sivakarthikeyan's daughter Aaradhana's debut as a singer. The success of Kanaa had brought about a lot of talk of the movie being remade in a number of other languages. The Telugu version of this movie has been launched on Wednesday, with a formal pooja!
Veteran PRO BA Raju posted pictures of the Telugu movie's launch on his Twitter handle and also gave out the details of the cast and crew! Aishwarya Rajessh, who played the lead role in Kanaa, will be reprising her role in the Telugu version too! This movie has been titled Kowsalya Krishnamurthy... Cricketer and is to be directed by Bheemaneni Srinivasa Rao. The movie was launched today at Rajahmundry and is to be produced by KA Vallabha and is presented by KS Ramarao as his 47th venture under the Creative Commercials banner. This movie will also star veteran Natakireeti Rajendra Prasad, Karthik Raju and Vennela Kishore!
The launch of Kowsalya Krishnamurthy... Cricketer had the first clap by MP Muralimohan and the camera was switched on by East Godavari film distributor - exhibitor Satyanarayana! Kanaa was a dream venture of singer-turned-actor Arunraja Kamaraj's and when he narrated the script to his friend Sivakarthikeyan, the Seema Raja star immediately agreed to produce it as his first ever venture under the Sivakarthikeyan Productions banner. This movie had music by Dhibu Ninan Thomas, cinematography by Dinesh Krishnan and editing by Ruben.