The makers of Naam Hai Boss will commence its shooting in August or September and it will release next year. A sources from its production team told PTI, "It is for the first time that there will be no heroine opposite Akshay Kumar in the film. He is playing the role of Mammooty. But there will be two young newcomers - one hero and heroine."
Pokkiri Raja, which was released in May, 2012, has become one of the highest grossing movie in Mollywood. The Vyshakh directed film starred Mammooty, Prithviraj and Shriya Sharan in the leads. Now, its Hindi version will be directed by Blue fame Anthony D'Souza. Actor Mithun Chakraborty has also been roped in for the project.
The writers of the Hindi version, Sajid-Farhad are all charged up for the project. Talking to PTI, Sajid-Farhad said, "We are writing the screenplay and dialogues for this film. The basic plot...soul of this movie remains more or less same. But we will definitely make a lot of changes considering the presence of Akshay and the audience."