Puneeth Rajkumar is hailed as Powerstar by his ardent fans. James was the actor's last film before he died on October 29, 2021. Puneeth Rajkumar suffered a heart attack and breathed his last at a private hospital in Bengaluru.
Now, latest reports suggest that Puneeth Rajkumar's last film James will hit the theatres on his first birth anniversary on March 17. To honour the late actor, celebrities and distributors in the Kannada film industry have decided to let James have a solo release. No new Kannada films will release in the state for a week. This means James will have a solo release from March 17 to March 23.