Bengaluru: Sandalwood actor and director Rishab Shetty has been dropping small surprises for his fans since the last two days and the wait is finally over.

Rishab Shetty announced the title and first look of his next film 'Hero' on social media.


The poster is quite intriguing and a quote on the poster reading “you cannot be a hero without being a coward” raises more speculations about the film.

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While fans were wondering if Rishab would direct or act in the film, it is now clear that he will be playing one of the leads in this movie.

Ganavi Lakshman on the other hand will be playing the female protagonist of this film.

Based on the first look of 'Hero' the film also stars Pramod Shetty, and he could be seen in a negative shade.

Produced under Rishab's own banner the movie has been directed by debutant director M Bharath Raj.

Earlier, on Wednesday Rishab had shared a small video of him and Ganavi Laxman dancing to an old Kannada song and announcing that the title of his next film would be released soon.