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blockbuster, Raktha Kanneer - the movie which took Uppi’s popularity to a new high. As the title suggests, Topiwala is a person who tries to cheat others. In the movie, every character is a Topiwala trying to make a quick buck off someone else. “The suspense is revealed towards the end, where the original Topiwala is LGHQWLÂżHG7KHPRYLHLVDW\SLFDOWDLORUPDGHÂżOP for Upendra, but he is being presented in an ultramodern style,â€? points out Srini. $VLJQLÂżFDQWSRUWLRQRIWKHPRYLHKDVDOUHDG\ been completed with most of the shooting taking

place in and around Bengaluru. The styling of Upendra and his costumes have been done by the actor’s personal stylist and designer, Shachina. At present, Uppi is riding high on success following his return to direction with the EORFNEXVWHU6XSHU+LVSUHYLRXV¿OP Aarakshaka was critically-acclaimed for his DFWLQJDQGKLVQH[W¿OP*RGIDWKHULQZKLFKKH plays three different roles, is ready for release. +HKDVFRPSOHWHGVKRRWLQJIRU\HWDQRWKHU¿OP titled, Kalpana. With Topiwala also expected to release shortly, it seems like 2012 certainly belongs to Uppi!

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Southscope magazine April 2012  

india's leading south film magazin

Southscope magazine April 2012  

india's leading south film magazin

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