Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Director: Jeevitha Rajashekhar
Top-Cast: Rajashekhar, Shivani Rajashekar, Muskan Khubchandani
Writer: Jeevitha Rajashekhar
Shekar is an Indian Telugu language thrilling drama film filled with action directed by Jeevitha Rajashekhar and produced by Beeram Sudhakara Reddy, Shivani Rajasekhar, Shivathmika Rajasekhar, and Boggaram Venkata Srinivas under the production banner of
Pegasus Cinecorp LLP, Taurus Cinecorp, Sudhakar Impex IPL, and Tripura Creations. The star cast who roped in this film includes Dr. Rajasekhar, and Athmiya Rajan in the lead roles. This film marks the return of Jeevitha in Direction after a long break.
The music in this film is composed by Anup Rubens while the cinematography is handled by
Mallikarjun Naragani and the production design by Sampath Ponugoti. The duration of this film is around 2 hours 11 minutes. The theatrical release of this film was on 20th May 2022. This film is released in Telugu language.
The initial release of this film was on Sankranthi but delayed due to some production reasons and released on 20th May 2022. Following the release, financier Parandhama Reddy approached the city civil court in Hyderabad, and filed a case against Jeevitha and Rajashekhar that they both have failed to payback the loan amount of rupees 65 lakhs.
As the filmmakers failed to repay that loan amount of 65 lakhs under the given deadline, the court halted the screening of this movie on 22nd May 2022. The actor Rajashekar responded through a tweet, that this is a conspiracy against our film to halt the screening of the film.
In this film, this is happening for the first time Rajashekhar is in a film with his wife Jeevitha and daughter Shivani.
The story of this film is based on a retired police officer who got involved in a crime case after his ex wife’s unexpected death to find out the reason behind her death. As he was a police officer, he started the investigation on his level with his excellent investigative skills. The further story is filled with action, thriller, drama and suspense.