Popular Kannada Actor Puneeth Rajkumar’s last film James is going to release on this special day which is highly anticipated.
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Son of superstar Dr. Rajkumar, Puneeth Rajkumar finally passed away in October 2021 due to massive cardiac arrest. Now, his last film James has released yesterday on the special occasion of his birthday and Holi celebration across India. Thanks to his power of drawing the audience to the theaters, poster where the superstar is shown as a solider, holding a machine gun against the backdrop of a battlefield and electrifying trailer, James has opened to a solid response on its first day at the box office.
As per trade report, James had collected a very good Rs 17-19 crore on its first day itself and with main festival of Holi being celebrated, James has the potential to score even more on the second day. James is written and directed by Chethan Kumar. The movie also stars Anu Prabhakar, Srikanth, R Sarathkumar, Tilak Shekar and Mukesh Rishi among others.
Puneeth Rajkumar started his career as a child artist in 1985 with Bettadu Hoovi and went on to win National Award for Best Child Artist. He finally made debut as an actor in 2002 with Appu. Famously called as “Powerstar, he also acted in around 29 films and shown amazing performances in Vasantha Geetha (1980), Bhagyavantha (1981), Chalisuva Modagalu (1982), Eradu Nakshatragalu (1983), Bhakta Prahaladha, Yarivanu and Bettada Hoovu (1985).