Looks like we might have another ‘Krishna’ Series title for Ajay Rao’s next. Ajay has some special connection with the name Krishna, he even changed his social media handle to Krishna Ajai Rao. Also, he’s credited with the same name in films too. And now we hear, his upcoming film is likely to be titled as Krishnan Kirik Story continuing the success of the name Krishna.

Director Guru Deshpande’s Protege Rajavardhan Shankar, who had assisted him in the films like Raja Huli, Rudhra Thandava & Samhara is now independently directing the film, which is bankrolled by Guru Deshpande himself under the banner G Cinemas.

Guru Deshpande started this production house with the envision of giving the chances for the young and budding directors, who usually don’t get a chance to prove their talents. This will be the second film under this production house, while Prajwal Devaraj’s Gentleman is still in the shooting stage.

Guru Deshpande along with Ajay Rao | Facebook/Guru Deshpande

The film was officially launched yesterday with the Script Pooja and likely to have a Muhurath on Ajay Rao’s birthday day which is on January 24. The project will go on floor from February. It is believed that the producer has three different titles for the film and have already registered the title Krishnan Kirik Story. Since, the film has a serious subject the team has not finalized with the title yet.

The film is touted to be a family drama with the Suspense Thriller elements, along with Guru Deshpande & Rajavardhan, Jaddesh Kumar is also writing the story and the screenplay for the film, the rest of the cast and crew will be announced soon.

Here’s the name of the films under the Krishna Series starting with Krishnan Love Story which later continued with Krishnan Marriage Story, Krishna Leela, Krishna Rukku and Krishna s/o CM.