According to the reports, the moviemakers are looking out for a known face, who is familiar to both Tamil and Telugu audience. Trisha Krishnan and Priyamani's names are also doing the rounds in the cine circle for the female lead.
Mahesh Babu will be playing the lead role in Telugu version where as Vijay will don the lead in Tamil version. Apart from them, Silambarasan has given the nod to be the part of the film. The movie will hit the floors after the release of Shankar's Endhiran.
The remake aura of 3 Idiots has just begun in South India. Now, the rumour mills are speculating that actress Ileana is in the race for 3 Idiots remake in Telugu and Tamil. If sources are to be belived, she is in talks with the movie bosses for the role of Pia, which was played by Kareena Kapoor in the original version.