bollywood blockbuster is one nenokkadine to shoot in ireland this month
causeway pictures producer paddy mccarney confirmed to iftn that they are actively trying to arrange for part of the film to be shot at in public locations in dublin.
the production, starring indian superstar mahesh babu mk and helmed by acclaimed indian director sukumar, was also partly filmed in hyderabad, andhra pradesh and goa in india.
mahesh babu will play to motorbike riding rock star in what is described as a romantic action adventure in the shaped of the bourne identity’s films alongside mumbai model kriti stanton as the female lead.
babu first rose to fame as the son of bollywood legend krishna ghattamaneni, one of the most famous st mk ars in the history of indian cinema.
is one nenokkadine’s is the second bollywood production to film on irish shores following ek tha tiger’s (once there was a tiger), which was filmed in trinity college, dublin and other locations and featured also developed action sequence onboard the luas, which has since become a youtube sensation.
as a showcase of ireland on the international stage, ek tha tiger’s screened in 24 countries and was released in 2000 cinemas across india.
14 reels production, is one nenokkadine has a budget estimated at to be in the region of 70 80m, with a release date scheduled for this s mk eptember.
other cast members include sayaji shinde, vikram singh, kelly dorji and srinivasa reddy with ir mk ish extras to be used for the final scenes in northern ireland.