Oscar-Winning Eric Roberts Dazzles in Upcoming Kannada Film “My Hero”
The Kannada film industry, commonly known as Sandalwood, is on an upward trajectory, creating waves on a global scale. A testament to this growth and the industry’s passion for novel narratives is evident in the forthcoming film, “My Hero”. This promising venture blends the best of both Hollywood and Sandalwood, making it an exciting proposition for movie enthusiasts worldwide.
Avinash Vijayakumar’s directorial, “My Hero”, has captured the cinematic charm of iconic American cities like San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Big Sur. This ambitious project took the team across various locales in the U.S. for approximately two weeks, culminating in the successful completion of the film’s third phase.
What makes this movie genuinely stand out is the involvement of globally recognized Hollywood professionals, both in front of and behind the camera. Taking center stage is the acclaimed Hollywood actor, Eric Roberts. With a career spanning over four decades, Roberts, who clinched a Golden Globe for his debut and an Oscar for ‘Runaway Train’ as the Best Supporting Actor, is set to grace Sandalwood screens, making “My Hero” a much-anticipated release.
Born in Biloxi and raised near Atlanta, Roberts started his artistic journey in New York City’s theatre scene. His remarkable Broadway performance in “Burn This” even earned him the coveted Theater World Award. His cinematic versatility is evident from roles in iconic films like “The Dark Knight”, “Final Analysis”, “Inherent Vice”, “Lovelace”, and “The Expendables”. More recently, he was seen in Warner Bros. Germany’s “Head Full of Honey”, playing the role of Matt Dillon’s doctor.
The promising narrative of “My Hero” has been meticulously crafted by Avinash Vijayakumar and Muthuraj T, with musical beats composed by Gagan Baderia, visual storytelling by Venus Nagaraj Murthy, and sharp edits from Muthuraj T. Alongside Roberts, the movie boasts of performances by talents like Jilali Rez Kallah and Master Vedik.
With such a unique blend of talents and an intriguing storyline, “My Hero” is poised to be a memorable cinematic experience.