Vijay watched the recent super hit movie ‘KGF’ of Kannada star Yash at a special screening in Chennai and appreciated the cast and crew of the film.
According to sources, after watching the flick, the ‘Thalapathy’ congratulated Karthik Gowda from Hombale Films and asked him to convey his wishes to other technicians and actors of ‘KGF’.
The ‘Sarkar’ and ‘Mersal’ actor had also reportedly spoken high about Yash’s screen presence and the technical brilliance of the film.
‘KGF’ was written and directed by Prashanth Neel, and produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner Hombale films. It is the first installment in the two-part series, followed by ‘KGF: Chapter 2’.
The film centers around Raja Krishnappa Bairya ‘Rocky’, born into poverty, who arrives in Bombay (now Mumbai) in the 1960s, on a quest for power and wealth as desired by his dying mother.
Involved with the gold mafia there, he is recruited to kill Garuda, the oppressive heir-in-waiting, in Kolar Gold Fields. Yash stars as Rocky, while Ramachandra Raju features as Garuda. Anant Nag narrates the film while also playing a supporting role alongside Srinidhi Shetty, Vasishta N Simha, Ayyappa P Sharma and Harish Roy.