Hero Prabhas will play the lead role in the remake film titled Yugandhar. The original version Don in Hindi was made with Amitabh Bachchan in the lead. The Tamil version Billa featured Rajnikanth in the lead and the Telugu version Yugandhar starred the late NT Rama Rao. The films have been remade with Shah Rukh Khan and Ajit respectively. Krishna Raju has bought the remake rights for the film from Rajarajeshwari banner. He will produce the film under his Gopikrishna films banner. Prabhas will be playing a double role in the film. The heroine is yet to be finalized but the name of Anushka is being heard prominently.
Story first published: Monday, September 1, 2008, 13:41 [IST]