Shahid Kapoor has been signed to play the lead role in the remake
of Tamil superhit movie Vettai. The actor will be
reprising the role of a jobless and fun-loving guy played by Arya
in the original.
With this film, director N Lingusamy, who directed the original,
will be making his debut in Bollywood. It is said that recently UTV
Motion Pictures arranged a special screening of Vettai for
Shahid Kapoor and the storyline impressed him.
Shahid Kapoor gave a nod to star in the film instantly and
allotted the dates for the film. However, the production house is
yet to finalise the other cast and crew.