The biggest film to come out of Kannada cinema was KGF: Chapter 1 that released last year on December 21. The movie received a lot of love from the movie buffs around the world and worked wonders at the box office. It turned out to be one of the biggest success stories earning around Rs 250 crore globally. While the much-awaited sequel of the film is on the floors, there is some good news for the makers of the film and for the fans of the Rocking Star Yash.
At the recently announced 66th National Film Awards, the action extravaganza has won two awards. For Best Action and for Best Special Effects tied with Telugu film Awe. The news has left all the fans elated. The reactions on Twitter range from, “Best Action Choreography and Special Effects for #KGF Chapter 1 Salaam Rocky Bai”, “#NationalFilmAwards Wow. #KGF wins the national award for best action. Undoubtedly, deserving!”, “@anbariv Congrats for bagging #NationalAwards in BEST ACTION category! Worthy & deserved one for #KGF ! Proud to see a Tamil technician name there!!” to “Happy to see my favourite films of 2018 #Andhadhun #BadhaaiHo #KGF #URI #SudaniFromNigeria has won National Awards. Sad that #Kollywood has been ignored completely despite giving good films like #VadaChennai #96Movie #PariyerumPerumal #Peranbu #nationalawards”
Recently, the makers of KGF released the first look poster of KGF: Chapter 2 feat Sanjay Dutt as the main antagonist Adheera. No points in guessing the look went viral in no time. Now with the National Film Awards wins, the hype around KGF: Chapter 2 has increased by leaps and bounds.