‘Ricky’ is a crime-thriller directed by Rishab Shetty and produced by SV Babu. It has Rakshit Shetty and Haripriya in the lead roles. The supporting cast has Kishore and Achyuth Kumar.
Some of the other actors in the film are Pramod Shetty, Veena Sunder, Shashikala, Sadhu Kokila, Manjunath, Dinesh Mangaluru and Raghu Pandaveshwar. The film deals with the prevalence of naxalism in India, with a love story in the backdrop.
It has been shot in several places such as Karkala, Udupi district, in and around Dakshina Kannada, Melkote and surrounding areas near the Dal Lake of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. Arjun Janya has composed the film’s background score and also worked on its soundtrack. The lyrics are written by K Kalyan, Kaviraj and Jayant Kaikini. There are five songs in the film.
‘Mast Mohabbat’ (Kannada)
‘Mast Mohabbat’ is a romantic film written by S Venugopala and directed by Mohan Malagi. The movie features Prem Kumar and Poonam Bajwa in the lead roles. The rest of the cast includes Naveen Krishna, Chikkanna, Raju Thalikote, Shakeela and Swayamvara Chandru. The music is composed by Mano Murthy. The lyrics are written by K Kalyan, Jayant Kaikini and Raghu Shastry.