Actors: Darshan, Meghana Raj, V. Ravichandran, Arjun Sarja, Ambareesh, Sonu Sood and Nikhil Kumar
Release Date: 9 August 2019
Epic Historical War film
Kurukshetra is an Indian Kannada-language epic historical war film, written by J. K. Bharavi and directed by Naganna. Story is based on the epic poem Gadhayuddha by Ranna which itself is based on the Indian epic Mahabharata. The story is centred on Duryodhana, the Kaurava king. The film was produced by Munirathna.
The film features an ensemble cast including Darshan, Ambareesh, V. Ravichandran, P. Ravishankar, Arjun Sarja, Meghana Raj, Sneha, Sonu Sood, Danish Akhtar Saifi, Nikhil Kumar, Haripriya and Shashikumar, portraying characters from Mahabharata. The score and soundtrack for the film is composed by V. Harikrishna whilst it has cinematography by Jayanan Vincent.
The film was released on 9 August 2019 across more than 1000 screens, making it the widest release for any Kannada film alongside the dubbed Telugu version. On 15 August Tamil version released. Malayalam language released on 18 October in Kerala.