Vijay has been the favourite choice for remakes of successful Telugu hits. Now, he is the first choice for yet another Telugu hit film. Well, the super success of Junior-NTR starrer Telugu action-drama Baadshah has opened the way for its Tamil remake, the rights for which have been bought by Prasad V Potluri of PVP Cinema.
"PVP Cinema has bought the Tamil remake rights of Baadshah, which is likely to be remade with a top actor," a spokesperson for Baadshah, told IANS. According to sources, the producers are planning to remake it with Vijay in the lead. They reportedly had a word with Ilayathalapathy and they are likely to screen the film for him soon.
The production house spokesperson said, "We don't know the name of the actor yet, but it is very likely to be made with a prominent face in Tamil," Baadshah, which resurrected the fading career of Junior-NTR, who had three back-to-back flops, is directed by Srinu Vaitla. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Vijay In Pic
It's the story of how a common man is forced to turn evil to overthrow a ruthless Don, wanted by Interpol for acts of terrorism.
Junior NTR In Pic
The film also featured Kajal Aggarwal, Kelly Dorji, Ashish Vidyarthi, Navdeep, MS Narayana, Brahmanadam, Tanikella Bharani, Ritu Varma, Siddharth, Nassar, Vennela Kishore, Tagubothu Ramesh, Mukesh Rishi, Ajay and Chandra Mohan.
Junior NTR As Baadshah
Baadshah is produced by Bandla Ganesh and the film minted Rs 13.5 crore worldwide on its opening day April 5. It is running to packed houses.
Junior NTR And Kajal
Baadshah is made with the budget of Rs 50 crore. The major part was shot in foreign countries like Switzerland, Bangkok and Italy.
The highlights of Baadshah are comedy scenes, action sequences and story. The stylish looks of Junior NTR and punch dialogues are the other attractions.