By: Settu Shankar Wednesday, March 14, 2007 Prabhu is to play a crucial role in Billa 2007, a remake of the Rajini starrer blockbuster. Ajith plays the role of Rajini in this movie. For Sripriya's role Director Vishnu Vardan has selected Nayanthara and she has accepted the offer pleasantly. Sources say that Namitha would be playing the role of Praveena. Mumaith Khan, the latest Kollywood sensation is booked to perform a seductive item number in this film .
Prabhu, the veteran actor, will play the role of K.Balaji, the producer of the original film. Prakash Raj another interesting character in this film will play the role of Major Sundarrajan, villain of the original version. The film is produced by Anandha Pictures and the shooting of the same will start in the first week of April.