Puneeth Rajkumar, who awaits the release of his film Yuvarathnaa, has been busy with the shoot of James. This marks his first collaboration with director Chethan Kumar of Bahaddur and Bharjari fame. The team had shot a small action sequence in Bengluru in the beginning of this year. They resumed shooting after the unlock phase was announced and permissions for shoots were given with an extensive schedule in Hampi.
The film sees Puneeth rejoin with Raajakumara champion Priya Anand. The film as of now has Srikanth, Adithya Menon and Anu Prabhakar as a component of the all-inclusive cast. Presently, another name gets included its most recent timetable. Bollywood baddie Mukesh Rishi will join the cast in the timetable that will start this month in and around Bengaluru.Mukesh, who made his debut with the Sunny Deol hit Ghayal in Hindi, has worked alongside almost all top Bollywood stars and is known for his rustic negative roles. This will be the first time that he will be acting with Puneeth Rajkumar.
James is said to be an out and out commercial drama that will showcase Puneeth in a stylish avatar. Chethan has been working on this script for the past couple of years and the team is leaving no stone unturned to ensure this will be an entertainer that will appease all fans of the Power Star.