The actor says the characters take a dig at one another’s roles and performances from their earlier movies

The actor says the characters take a dig at one another’s roles and performances from their earlier movies

Dharmanna Kadur grew to become a family title with D Sathya Prakash’s Rama Rama Re, the place he performs Dharma, who’s on the run together with his sweetheart, Subbi. With Subbi’s household in pursuit, the couple find yourself in a jeep with a serial killer, performed by Nataraj Bhat. Dharmanna received hearts together with his timing, physique language and dialogue supply.

Dharmanna returns with the Kannada movie Man of the Match. Directed by Sathya Prakash, the movie, which has nothing to do with cricket, additionally options Nataraj, Keshava Jayaram, Mayuri Nataraj and Veena Sundar.

Dharmanna, who has additionally acted in Striker, Kaanadante Maayavadanu and Kannad Gothilla, says he performs a movie producer in Man of the Match. “The character is like me. Nata (Nataraj) performs an actor who turns director and auditions actors for his movies. I come on board as a producer. We take digs at one another’s appearing types mentioning the quantity of retakes we wanted in our earlier movies. The line between the real and reel blurs within the movie.”

Dharmanna in a still from the film

Dharmanna in a nonetheless from the movie

A theatre actor, with a ardour for comedy, Dharmanna says aside from comedy, Man of the Match additionally has a romance, motion and feelings. He credit director Sathya Prakash for weaving all the weather brilliantly.

Dharmanna, Sathya Prakash and Nataraj have been classmates who labored in theatre for nearly eight years. “We travelled throughout Karnataka staging performs. Then, every of us went our separate methods following our goals. When we reconnected, we realised that we shared a standard love for cinema. We obtained collectively for Daali Dhananjaya’s brief movie, Jayanagara 4th Block .

The movie went viral when it was launched on YouTube in 2013. The screenplay was collectively written by Dhananjaya, Sathya Prakash and Nataraj. With Jayanagara 4th Block Dhananjaya, Nataraj, Dharmanna and Bimbashree Ninasam debuted as actors and Sathya Prakash as a director.

“Our journey started at that time. Jayanagara 4th Block grew to become the muse for Rama Rama Re.” Other movies within the pipeline embrace a comedy, Sugarless, a thriller, I Am Pregnant, Kranti with Darshan and Garudi with Yograj Bhat.

Humour shouldn’t be low cost, says Dharmanna. “I nonetheless bear in mind movies that includes Anant Nag and Shashi Kumar corresponding to Gowri Ganesha and Policina Hendathi, which made us snort. They have been clear comedies that your entire household may take pleasure in. I really like situational comedy and all the time will probably be recreation for this style.”

Dharmanna says whereas he’s open to roles in different genres, comedy will all the time maintain a particular place for him. “Comedy with emotion is one thing that touches each coronary heart.”

Man of the Match will stream on Amazon Prime Video from May 5

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