Prithviraj has already become one of the prominent stars of Bollywood, by doing two bigs hits - Aiyyaa and Aurangazeb. Now, the actor is all set to re-enter Bollywood one more time. And this time, the actor will be be seen in the remake version of a Malayalam movie.
Prithviraj is all set to play the lead role in the Hindi remake of the Malayalam movie Koodevide. Priya, who was an assistant to ace director Mani Ratnam, will be directing this movie in Hindi. Bijoy Nambiar, who is a Malayali and also a Bollywood director, will be producing this movie.
It was Prithviraj himself, who announced that his next Bollywood film will be the remake of the Malayalm flick Koodevide. But the actor confirms that the discussions are still on and the pre-production works are about to begin.
Prithviraj says that he will start off with the Bollywood movie after completing his current projects. He is presently filming for 7th Day, where he plays an investigating officer. After this movie, he will join the sets of Lijo Jose Pellissery's Antichrist. Prithviraj is producing Antichrist under the banner of August Cinemas.
The movie Koodevide was directed by the late director Padmarajan in 1983, where Mammootty, Suhasini and Rahman played the lead roles. Rahman and Suhasini made their debut in the Malayalam industry with this flick. The movie was based on a Tamil novel Mungil Pookkal, written by Vasanthi.