Chennai, Oct 12 (): Director Rohit Shetty who is riding high on the overwhelming success of Chennai Express has decided to remake the recent Tamil blockbuster hit Soodhu Kavvum in Hindi, the remake rights of the film are held by veteran Tamil actor/producer Arun Pandian and Rockline Venkatesh.
The necessary formalities took place in Mumbai yesterday and the film is to go on floors soon. This will be a joint venture project which will be produced for the very first time under Rohit Shetty’s home production banner, in association with A&P Groups and Rockline Productions.
Bollywood actor Imran Khan will play the lead while the beautiful Shraddha Kapoor of Aashiqui 2 fame is likely to be paired opposite him. The film touted to be a complete entertainer is expected to be a runaway hit and another feather in Rohit Shetty’s cap.
Soodhu Kavvum in Malayalam
With Soodhu Kavvum going places pan India, it is also to be remade in Malayalam by veteran actor/producer Arun Pandian, under the banner A&P Group. The project has been pitched to leading actors in Kerala.
Soodhu Kavvum being a universal concept and comedy film is a through entertainer which is easily applicable for any language. This project will go on floors soon.