The top action hero of Kannada films, Vijay performs the role of a mentally sick man in this movie. To get himself prepared for the role, Vijay visited the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) in Bangalore and even stayed there for two days. A naked and ferocious boy at NIMHANS touched the actor"s heart. Vijay sent some new clothes for the boy, when he came back; he was inspired by that boy and aped the same role in the second half of Kari Chirathe
The director shot 75 days in Mysore alone for the entire movie Kari Chirathe. Vijay earned good applause for lifting an apple from a rotten place in one of the scenes in the market. The movie has some inspiring dialogues and the actor delivers some piece of advice to the fans also.
The villain"s role is played by Rangayana Raghu and Jai Jagdish can be seen in a vital role. Sharmila Mandre will be seen in a deglamorised role. Sudha Belawadi and Malathi Sardeshpande are playing the supporting roles in the movie. Mohan Kumar and Krishnaiah have produced the movie, which is almost ready now.