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Rishab Shetty's 'Bell Bottom' based on real life robbery

Rishab Shetty's 'Bell Bottom' based on real life robbery

SC VC   ¦    Feb 09, 2019 05:57:54 PM (IST)

Rishab Shetty\'s \'Bell Bottom\' based on real life robbery-1Rishab Shetty and Haripriya starrer 'Bell Bottom' which is creating a lot of buzz, will be released on February 15.

The film is based on a robbery which took place in Kolar 10 years ago. However, there is a twist to the real life story in the film.

Jayatheertha, director of the film, has said that the film is a period thriller, showcased in the eighties.

"Bell Bottom is about a police inspector investigating various aspects of a particular crime. There will be no evidence, but with an anonymous clue, the hopes of nabbing the culprits rise," said Jayatheertha.

"Comedy scenes are also there in the film. I spoke about this project to Santhosh Kumar during the premiere of 'Beautiful Manasugalu.' He showed interest in producing the movie. The film has been made as expected," added the director.

"We wanted the lead character to have a retro look and found that Rishab Shetty was perfect for the role. Haripriya plays the female lead. Pramod Shetty, Yograj Bhatt and Shivamani are the supporting actors," Jayatheertha said.