The movie Gilli is produced By Anaji Nagaraj, Jayanna N and Vijayakiran under the banner JNVK Films. The movie is remake of Tamil film 7G Rainbow Colony. The story line has been taken from Tamil film, but it has been dealt according to the taste of Kannada audiences, says Anaji Nagaraj.
The film has a very heart touching love story and maximum portion of it has been shot in Nandini Layout Bangalore. Gururaj is debuting in Kannada films through the movie and North Indian girl Rakul Preet Singh is acting alongside him.
Mungaru Male fame Krishna has cranked the camera and Yavan Shankar Raja has scored music for the movie. The movie has Ramnarayan's lyrics and Palani Raj's stunts. Sudha Belavadi, Veena Venkatesh, Shinivas and Jaggesh's another son Yatiraj are in the casts.