Bellamkonda Suresh, one of the foremost producers of the Telugu
film industry, has acquired the remake rights of the most recent
released movie Kaavalan, which has Vijay and Asin in the
leads. Markedly, it is also a remake of the Malayalam movie titled
Bodyguard, which consisted of Dileep and Nayantara as the
male and female protagonist respectively.
Suresh is known for remaking the successful films of other
Indian languages in Telugu via his Sai Ganesh Productions. The
Malayalam and Tamil versions have attained sizeable success at the
box office so the producer wants to remake the film in Telugu. But
its is not sure whether Siddique would direct the Telugu
There have been reports that Bodyguard is going to be remade in
Hindi, which will have Salman Khan in the lead role.