Avane Srimannarayana (also called as ASN) is a 2019 Kannada-Language Fantasy Adventure comedy-thriller film which features Rakshit Shetty and Shanvi Srivastava, Achyuth Kumar, Pramod Shetty, and Rishab Shetty in Prominent roles. This film was directed and edited by a debutant, Sachin Ravi. The film was written by Rakshit Shetty, Chandrajith Belliappa, Abhijith Mahesh, and Nagarjun Sharma.
The film was produced by H.K.Prakash and Pushkara Mallikarjuna. The film’s music was composed by Charan Raj, while the background score was handled by B.Ajaneesh Loknath. The film’s cinematography was done by Karm Chawla.
Rakshith Shetty’s last film ‘Kirik Party’ was released 3 years ago in 2016. He said in an interview that, Content in any film is the biggest publicity and if it is strong, makers need not necessarily required to keep the money for promotions. He also said that he followed this procedure with his earlier films ‘Ulidavaru’ and ‘Kirik Party’.
This film’s genre is, in fact, a new genre named ‘Southern Old Fiction’. This film tells about a corrupted police officer who’s assigned to protect a missing treasure in the early 1980s.
The film is all set to release on 27 December 2019, while its other versions will be released in 2020. The Telugu version for this film will release on 1 January 2020 While, Tamil and Malayalam versions will be on 30 January 2020 and the Hindi version on 25 January 2020.
The Teaser of this film was released a year ago on 6th June 2018. Later, the second teaser was released 6 months ago on the same date 6th June 2019 on the occasion of the actor Rakshith Shetty’s birthday. The trailer of this film was received on 28th November and received a positive response. This trailer got 9.4 Million views. Along with the Kannada trailer, The trailer of the Telugu version also got released and received a good response. This trailer got 3.4 Million hits.
This film was set in the 1980s in a fictional village called Amaravathi. Rakshit Shetty will be seen as a police officer in this film. The original music of this film was composed by Charan Raj and later, the background score was done by B.Ajaneesh. Audio rights for this album were obtained by ‘Divo’ While, streaming rights were acquired by music company ‘Gaana’.