Telugu movie Attarintiki Daredi has become one of the biggest hit Telugu movies of 2013. Not only the movie is creating waves in Andhra Pradesh but also it has set a new record at Box Office in Tamil Nadu. Now, this success has paved way for remake. If the buzz has to be believed, the film will be remade in Tamil. Well, who else will better suit than Illayathalapathy Vijay to star in the mass entertainer?
Reports say that there is a huge demand for the remake rights. A few producers have approached BVSN Prasad of which a leading Tamil filmmaker has also expressed his interest to remake the movie in Tamil.
"Nobody has bought the remake rights yet but several producers have expressed interest in the remake. A leading producer of Tamil movies is keen to remake the film with a top star. The official announcement may be made soon once all the formalities are finished," a source close to producer BVSN Prasad told IANS
Sources say that Illayathalapathy Vijay is keen on remaking Attarintiki Daredi in Tamil. It is believed that the role is tailor-made for the actor. But nothing has been finalised. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Talks Are On
The source added, "I have been told that actor Vijay has expressed interest in the remake. I can't confirm anything at the moment because talks are still on.
Clear Picture In 2 Weeks
We could have a clear picture in two weeks time. The source concludes, "We can expect something concrete in about two weeks."
Remakes Work For Vijay
Vijay had earlier worked in several remakes. The actor had got huge success in those flicks.
His Remake Flicks
To name a few, Vijay had starred in remakes like Okkadu, Pokkiri, Athanokkade and Nuvvu Naaku Nachavu.
Attarintiki Daredi Rocks At Box Office
Attarintiki Daredi made record-breaking collections in its first weekend itself. It had grossed approximately Rs 30 crores.
Attarintiki Daredi Record Breaking Collections
The Telugu movie is now racing towards the Rs 50-crore mark at Telugu Box Office. In the US, Attarintiki Daredi raked in Rs 10 crore in just four days.
It is the biggest opener in the country after Bollywood movies like Shahrukh Khan's Chennai Express and Ranbir Kapoor's Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD).
Attarintiki Daredi is directed by Trivikram Srinivas. Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Pranitha, Nadhiya and Boman Irani are in the cast.
Meanwhile, Vijay is busy with his next big project Jilla. It is directed by Nesan and it features Mohanlal and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead roles.