While Upendra is basking in the success of Uppi 2, he will soon star in Kalpana 2, a horror thriller helmed by director Naganna. Kalpana 2 is a remake of Kanchana 2, a successful horror-comedy franchise by actor-filmmaker, Raghava Lawerence. The director, who wrote the script, enacted a dual role that was well received by the Tamil audience. The film had a phenomenal opening. Upendra who enjoyed working in part 1 of the franchise in Kannada, directed by Ramnarayan is gearing up for Kalpana 2.
Going by our reliable sources, producer Shilpa Srinivas who produced Upendra will be back as a producer with Kalpana 2, the rights of which were bought by Upendra.
With this film, Naganna who was appreciated for his directorial film Kranti Veera Sangoli Rayanna with Darshan is collaborating with Upendra for the fifth time with his previous films being Kutumba, Gokarna, Gowramma and Dubai Babu.
“Currently, the director is doing his preparations from his end and plans to officially announce the project in the days to come,” our sources tells us.
This horror film will be yet another experimental outing for the actor-director.