Kannada actor Diganth, who is called as 'Doodh Peda' by Kannada audience, is finally making his Bollywood debut. Earlier, it was said the actor will be seen in Hindi flick 1920 London.
Latest buzz said that Diganth has been roped into play the lead role in the Hindi remake of Tamil flick Chennai 600028. The crew has confirmed that the Kannada actor Diganth and Siddhanth Kapoor, son of Shakthi Kapoor are all set to play the lead roles in the movie. It will be co-produced by Bejoy Nambiar of David fame.
Talking to leading daily, Bejoy said, "The film will be directed by my associate Yazad, and Siddhant has been roped in to play Shiva's character. Diganth will be seen playing Jai's role in the film. We've already gone on the floors, and full-fledged shooting will begin from November."
Chennai 600028 was the sports comedy movie, which had Jai, Shiva, Premji Amaren, Nitin Sathya, Arvind Akash and Sampath Raj in the lead cast. The plot revolves around two local cricket league teams that compete against each other in local matches and consider each other as sworn enemies. Royapuram Rockers are on top of the chain and keep bashing Sharks year after year. The heroes of the movie are the Sharks team. It was released in 2007, and a directorial venture of Venkat Prabhu.