Parayumbol, the Malayalam super hit starring Mammootty, is
being remade in Tamil as Kuselan starring Rajini,
Pasupathy, Nayan and Meena. It is also being remade in Telugu as
Kathanayakudu with the same cast except Pasupathy being
replaced by Jagapathi Babu the Telugu version. The Hindi remake,
Billo Barber, stars Shahrukh Khan and Irfan Khan.
And now, this eternal tale of friendship is all set to be remade
in Kannada too. Ramesh Aravind will direct the flick, Komal, a
popular Kannada comedian, has been approached for Jagapathi's
Director Ramesh confirmed in an interview: "Yes, I've been
approached by the Kuselan producers to remake the film in
Kannada. A lot of details are yet be finalized, but I'll be making
an announcement soon. However, if Komal doesn't have the dates, I
might just play the barber's role in an unglamorous avatar."
said that the movie will be produced by Seven Arts (the same banner
that produced Kuselan), who approached him for the Kannada
remake. The actor has made preliminary trips to Coorg and Nandi
hills to finalize locations for the shoot.