Malayalam movie Adaminte Makan Abu is making it to the
headlines everyday for one or the other reason. The latest buzz
about the National Award winning film is that it is being remade in
Bollywood. If we are to go by the reports, actor Shahrukh Khan is
playing lead role Abu in the remake to be directed by Karan Johar.
According to sources, Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar has shown
interest in remaking Adaminte Makan Abu. It is reported
that as Shahrukh Khan is one of the closest friends of Karan Johar,
he would choose the King Khan for the role of Abu in the Hindi
version. It is also said that Salim Ahamed, the director of the
original, will work closely with the new movie too.
Adaminte Makan Abu is a thought-provoking portrayal of
a man's search for a religious identity. It has won several awards
at both National and State film awards. The screening of the movie
was banned after producer Ashraf Bedi filed a case against director
Salim Ahamed. Now, the film is said to be releasing in theaters on