Here is the good news for the fans of Challenging Star Darshan, who is called the Salman Khan of Kannada film industry. The actor, who has already proved that he is equal to the Bollywood Superstar, will now be stepping into Salman Khan's shoes in Sandalwood's forthcoming movie. The untitled movie, which features Darshan in the lead role, is touted to be the Kannada remake of Hindi's recent release Jai Ho. (Similarities Between Salman Khan And Darshan).
After Wanted and Ready, Jai Ho is another Hindi remake movie, which was first made in Telugu. It was the remake of Tollywood's Blockbuster Stalin, which had Mega Star Chiranjeevi and Kollywood Queen Trisha Krishnan in the lead roles. The movie, which gives the strong message to society, was directed by Tamil's ace filmmaker AR Murugadoss.
Sources from Gandhinagara has said that Stalin was all set to get remake in Kannada long back. As Sahasa Simha Vishnuvardhan starrer Vishnusena, which was the remake of Telugu superhit Tagore, the Kannada movie makers had rushed to Hyderabad to own the remake rights of Stalin too. Vishnuvardhan was also ready to step into Chiranjeevi's shoes for the second time in the remake of Stalin, but the project was dropped due to the sudden death of Vishnu in 2009. Continue reading the story on slide show...
Jai Ho's Success Alerted The Movie Makers
The success of Salman Khan's recent offering Jai Ho has alerted the Kannada movie makers to rework on the project.
Darshan Is The Perfect Match
The filmmaker, who has refused to reveal his name, has said that he has found Darshan to be the perfect actor to play Salman Khan's role in the remake movie.
Darshan Was Successful With Porki
Though Wanted was the remake of Telugu movie Pokiri, in Kannada it was made after the success of the Hindi version. Darshan was successful with Porki, which came after Wanted.
Darshan Was No Less Than Salman Khan In The Movie
He also added that in terrific actions and daredevil stunts, Darshan was no less than Salman Khan in Porki.
Darshan Is Kannada's Salman Khan
Darshan is also called as Salman Khan of Kannada film industry, which has made the makers to select the actor for the remake version.
Daisy Shah To Play Female Lead In Kannada Version Too
The filmmaker is all set to approach Daisy Shah, who played the female lead in Jai Ho. She is well-known to Kannada audience with the movies like Bhadra and Bodyguard.
Darshan Will Agree To Play The Lead Role
The movie maker is also sure that Darshan will be happy to act in the movie, that too if it conveys the strong message for the society.
Darshan Is Busy With Many Projects
Meanwhile, Darshan has many movies in his kitty. He is presently busy with the shooting of Ambareesha, after which he will start Airavata opposite Erica Fernandes. He has also signed Jaggu Daada and Chakravarthy.