Former Police Commissioner Shankar Bidari is all set to act in a new film called 'Matte Banda Veerappan' which was launched on Monday morning at the Kanteerava Studios in Bangalore. The film is being directed by B A Purushottam and produced by Annappa, who is also playing a major role in the film.
Shankar Bidari who was present at the muhurath of the film confirmed that he is acting in the film.
'I have been getting offers to act in films for a while, but I have restrained from acting in films. However, I could not say to Annappa and Purushottam when they offered me this film. I have a small role and I will be on screen for just one a half minutes' says Shankar Bidari.
'Matte Banda Veerappan' stars Annappa, Suman, Deepa Gowda and others in prominent roles.