Thiruvananthapuram: Director Roshan Andrews' recent Malayalam release Mumbai Police starring Prithviraj, Jayasurya and Rahman in leads, has got good opening and gone on to set new records at the Mollywood Box Office. The elated director is now taking it to the other big film industries like Bollywood, Kollywood and Tollywood. Yes! He has plans to remake the film in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
In a chat with a leading English newspaper, Roshan Andrews has confirmed his plans to remake Mumbai Police in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. The director says that a leading production house has bought the remake rights of the movie much before he started shooting for it. The negotiations are still going on and he hopes to finalise everything within a couple of months.
When asked about whether he would rope in Prithviraj, Jayasurya and Rahman for the remake versions of Mumbai Police, Roshan Andrews says that he has not finalised any actor for this multi-lingual project. Meanwhile, the director adds that Prithviraj has already made his mark in both South as well as North India. Considering his popularity, he will be a part of the remakes.
Roshan Andrews also confirms that he will be directing the remake versions of Mumbai Police in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi, which will make his directorial debut in these industries. But he will not helm its Kannada version. "I am looking forward to making it in other languages. Since I don't know Kannada, I have opted out of the project," TOI quotes the director as saying.
Mumbai Police Story
The film revolves around a unique story of friendship among three police officers. It is all about how these young police officers investigate a case, which causes a nightmare to the mafia and the underworld of Kochi city.
The movie has a novel concept, which appeals to the new generation. Rosshan's gripping and engaging narration and thought-provoking dialogues and keep the audience glued to screens till the end of the movie.
Mumbai Police has sound production elements and the director has implemented advanced technology in the film. Gopi Sunder's music and background score, G Diwakar's fantastic camera work are main strengths in technical front, which help the director to make it interesting and appealing.
Mumbai Police Remakes
The movie has become a big hit at the Mollywood Box Office. With the film being remade in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi, it should be seen whether Roshan Andrews will be able to impress the audience of other languages.