Shivaraj Kumar upcoming film Kavacha is the remake of Malayalam hit Oppam in which Mohanlal played a lead role. Shivanna is seen as a blind man protecting a child and it is touted as a crime thriller is slated to release in January 2019.
Recently Satellite and Music rights of the film were sold for a huge amount, It has been sold highest for any shivanna film in recent times. Director GVR Vasu tells 'Satellite rights to star Suvarana for Rs. 3.5 crore and Music rights to Zee Music for Rs. 43 Lakh.