Karthik Gowda, executive producer of Homebale Films have clarified that all these reports were speculation, and they will begin the work on the film with a bang, with an official announcement. Karthik tweeted, “The news doing the rounds are all speculation. With a lot of exciting projects ahead of us, we @hombalefilms will not be starting #KGF3 anytime soon. We will let you know with a bang when we start the work towards it.”
Here’s the tweet
The news doing the rounds are all speculation. With a lot of exciting projects ahead of us , we @hombalefilms will not be starting #KGF3 anytime soon. We will let you know with a bang when we start the work towards it.
— Karthik Gowda (@Karthik1423) May 14, 2022
For the unversed, producer Vijay Kiragandur has given an update on the making of KGF Chapter 3 in a recent interview. After breaking records at the box office, Kiragandur confirmed that KGF Chapter 3 will be released in 2024.
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While talking about KGF Chapter 3, the producer revealed that they are planning to create a ‘Marvel-style’ universe. While speaking to Dainik Bhaskar, he said, Prashanth Neel (director of KGF) is currently busy with Prabhas starrer Salaar. He mentioned, “Around 30-35% of the shooting is done. The next schedule is slated to begin next week. We hope to complete it by October-November this year. So, we plan to begin the shoot for KGF3 after October this year. We hope to release the film by 2024.”
Meanwhile, Yash starrer KGF Chapter 2, directed by Prashanth Neel, continues to break records at the box office. The film has earned Rs 1180 crore at the worldwide box office. Released in the original Kannada version and dubbed in Hindi, Malayalam, Telugu, and Tamil, KGF Chapter 2 has created havoc at the box office. It is presented in North-Indian markets by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar’s Excel Entertainment and AA Films.