October 8, 2010 : Director Srinivasa Raju's third Kannada film Kote recently shot a holy song at Hubli. The song 'Jagave banna Banna Swalpa Nodanna' has been shot here. Dr V Nagendra Prasad has penned the lyrics of the song, which was picturised on Dimple, Prajwal Devaraj, and Gayathri Rao at Chennamma Circle.
This colorful song has been choreographed by Pradip Anthony. They gave it a look of an original 'Holy festival' by adding splash of colors. The general public also gathered at the spot, thus, adding a natural touch to the song. The involvement of the dancers made it more lovely.
This film is the third directorial venture of Srinivasa Raju after Sangathi and Nannavanu. One of the songs in Kote has been choreographed by national award winner Shivashanker. He won the award for choreographing the songs in Telugu film Magadheera.
The film is being produced by Manjunath under KK films. Actors Saikumar and Ravishanker will be playing the main villains in this film.
The music of the film has been scored by Raghu Dixit and K Dathu is handling the camera. KM Prakash is looking after the editing part and the lyrics were penned down by Nagendra Prasad, Raghavendra Kamath and Yogaraj Bhat.