A period drama narrates the 1700-year-old history of oppressed waging wars against their oppressors. Set in the early 80s, KGF – the first chapter centers the protagonist who leads a battle against oppressors.
K.G.F: Chapter 1 is an upcoming Indian Kannada-language action-period drama film set in the Kolar Gold Fields. It was written and directed by Prashanth Neel and produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner Hombale films. It is the first installment in the two-part series, followed by K.G.F: Chapter 2. The film stars Yash and Srinidhi Shetty in the lead roles. Production on the film was completed on 15 August 2018. K.G.F: Chapter 1 is scheduled to be released on 21 December 2018. It will be dubbed into Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam. In the USA and Canada, the premier release date is 20 December 2018.