Mangaluru, Aug 13, 2015 : As per reports the much awaited Tulu film, ‘Super Marmaye’, is set to be released in 10 cinemas in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi on August 14 making it the 58th film in the language.
Directed by stunt master Ram Shetty, it stars comedy actors Naveen D. Padil, Bhojaraja Vamanjoor, Aravinda Bolar and television actor Raghavendra Rai. Theatre and film actor of ‘Court Marshal’ (a play) fame, Gopinath Bhat also stars in the film. The story of the film revolves around an autorickshaw driver who marries the daughter of a bank manager but is out of favour with his father-in-law.
Hindi serial actor Shruddha Saliyan is playing the second lead, while Divyashree, the female lead of ‘Chaali Polilu’, is donning the lead female role in ‘Super Marmaye’. This is Saliyan’s first foray into the Tulu film industry, which is 44 years old.
The film has five songs, out of which two have been shot in Sakleshpur area. Tamma Lakshmana is its art director and is produced jointly by Shetty and Adyar Madhava Naik. Shetty has worked as a stunt master in about 700 films in Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, Telugu and Tamil. He has produced Hindi films Army, Gaddar, Jagruti and Khatarnaak, and three Tulu films — Badkere Budle (1982), Daareda Seere (1983) and Bangarda Kural (2012).