Producer Madhu Mantena plans an animation film on Shammi Kapoor

Producer Madhu Mantena plans an animation film on Shammi Kapoor

The latest buzz is that the producer Madhu Mantena wishes to make an animation film on Bollywood legend Shammi Kapoor.

According to the sources it is one of the most challenging animation films to be made in Bollywood. Till now the animation genre has been restricted to children's cinema only. But now, Mantena wished to use Shammi Kapoor's musical inheritance in the same format. To make this more attractive, he wants to hire the talented graphic designers to put the special and mind blowing graphic effects in the film.

It is also heard that technicians from Los Angeles are approached for making of the film and to pay the most comprehensive tribute ever. Producer is also in talks with Saregama to negotiate an agreement for the rights to Shammi Kapoor's top and authentic classical songs.

The source further added that Mantena doesn't want to use the remixed vesions of Shammi's songs. That is why he is negotiating with Saregama. Previously, Madhu was also closely associated with Saregama for many years,so it may be not too difficult for him to receive an agreement rights of Shammi Kapoor's song from them.

On confirming the news, when asked Madhu Mantena, he said that he doesn't want to say on it right now. He woluld like to keep everything confidential, until he gets all confirmation from the film sources.