Powerstar Puneeth Rajkumar latest released Natasaarvabhouma opened with packed houses but not up to the mark in its long run due to poor content. This film was directed by Pavan Wadeyar. Anupama Parmeswaran introduced to Kannada films with this movie. Puneeth currently busy with his latest project Yuvarathnaa helmed by Santhosh Ananddram who earlier directed Rajakumara which turned out to be industry hit of Kannada cinema. Apart from Yuvarathnaa now he is given a green signal to start a long-delayed project, James.
James film to be directed by Chethan Kumar, he will be directing Powerstar for the first time in his career. Makers are planning to make an official announcement regarding James movie for which motion poster to be unveiled on Powerstar's birthday. Puneeth's birthday to fall on March 17th a treat to Puneeth's fans regarding the details of an actor's upcoming movie details. James movie was announced long before in actual. Now this project is bankrolled by Kishore Pathikonda, touted to be out and out a commercial movie. Movie shooting to kick start in coming months.
Chethan Kumar presently shooting Bharaate climax part starring Roaring Star Srimurali, once he finishes this project he will direct Powerstar Puneeth.