Kantara: News

27 Nov 2023

Kannada Films

'Kantara: Chapter 1' to explore the legend and its grandeur

Are you all ready to go back in time and witness the Kantara prequel?

25 Nov 2023

Rishab Shetty

'Kantara' prequel first look to be revealed on this date!

Mark your calendars, as actor-director Rishab Shetty is gearing up to reveal the first look of Kantara - A Legend: Chapter 1 soon!

18 Nov 2023

Rishab Shetty

Here's when Rishab Shetty's 'Kantara 2' will begin shooting

Rishab Shetty's Kantara was one of the biggest hits of 2022 and catapulted its director, writer, and lead actor, Shetty, to overnight global fame and success.

16 Sep 2023


SIIMA 2023 Kannada, Telugu winners: 'RRR,' 'Kantara' sweep multiple categories

The South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) are back, and how!

01 Sep 2023


Rishab Shetty to headline Ashutosh Gowariker's pan-India project: Report

Rishab Shetty has become a household name with his movie Kantara. As the anticipation regarding its prequel Kantara 2 grows, fans are in for another delight. Yes, reports are rife that Shetty has been roped in for Ashutosh Gowariker's next and the project is in the pre-production stage.

21 Aug 2023

Kannada Films

'Kantara 2' to go on floors in November: Report

Rishab Shetty's Kantara was one of the breakout films of 2022 and ever since the makers announced its prequel, the anticipation is increasing with each passing day. Now, reports are rife that the makers are set to take the film on floors and will kick off filming on November 1, in Mangalore.

14 Jul 2023


Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2023: 'Darlings' bags most nominations

The nominations for the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2023 in the theatrical release, as well as OTT categories, were announced on Friday, with films like Darlings, Monica, O My Darling, Ponniyin Selvan film series, and Kantara leading in most categories.

14 Jun 2023

Kannada Films

Rishab Shetty's 'Kantara 2' shooting commences in August: Report

Rishab Shetty became an overnight sensation with the success of his film Kantara. The Kannada language film awed viewers in every part of India and fans are eagerly waiting for the second installment, Kantara 2.

24 Apr 2023


South Indian entertainment industry witnessed 96% growth in 2022: Report

In recent years, the quality of filmmaking in India has become synonymous with regional films, that are making waves in the global film industry.

19 Mar 2023

Rishab Shetty

'Kantara' to release in Spain, Italy: Decoding film's global success

The unprecedented success of Kantara—a film by Kannada filmmaker-actor Rishab Shetty—was not foreseen, as it was only meant to release in Karnataka and a few neighboring markets, prominently for Kannadiga viewers.

16 Feb 2023

Prithviraj Sukumaran

'Kantara' plagiarism case: Kerala HC stays FIR against Prithviraj Sukumaran

In a major relief to Malayalam actor-producer Prithviraj Sukumaran, the Kerala High Court on Thursday stayed an FIR registered against him.

15 Feb 2023

Rishab Shetty

Rishab Shetty wins big at Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival 

Kannada actor-filmmaker Rishab Shetty has added one more feather to the hat by winning a prestigious award at the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival.