Sandalwood famous producer Rockline Venkatesh has geared up to produce a Hindi movie. The producer has joined hands with director Rohit Shetty of Chennai Express fame, for the Hindi remake of Tamil hit Soodhu Kaavum.
Venkatesh, who owns the remake rights of the movie Soodhu Kaavum, will be jointly producing the Hindi movie under his home banner Rockline Productions and Rohit Shetty Productions.
Speaking to a leading daily, Rockline Venkatesh said, "Mr Rohit Shetty was also interested in remaking the film in Hindi and I offered to join. The film is being made jointly by Rohit Shetty Productions, Rockline Entertainment Private Limited and A & P Productions."
It is said that Rohit Shetty loved the story of Soodhu Kaavaum. When he got to know that the remake rights is owned by Rockline Venkatesh, he personally contacted him and said that he will join hands in the production and also direct the movie.
Recently, Kannada filmmaker Yogaraj Bhat and producer B Suresha had also announced their Hindi project, which will feature Prakash Raj in the pivotal role.
Rockline also said that he is also planning to do the film in Kannada. He quoted, "I am elated, as this is the first Bollywood film being made under our banner. Once casting is over, shooting will commence, I am also planning to do the same film in Kannada."