There were lots of buzz that Telugu movie Attarintiki Daredi would be remade in Tamil and Illayathalapathy Vijay had expressed his interest over remaking it in the Kollywood. Fans of the actor were happy and thrilled because the Telugu movie, which set a new record at the Box Office, would feature their favourite hero. Well, now our sources have said that the actor is not starring in the remake.
According to sources, Vijay was indirectly approached to star in the Attarintiki Daredi remake. He was told about the success of the film in the Telugu industry. But he was not excited about the project. It is said that the Thalaivaa star told them that he was not keen on doing remakes anymore. Hence, he turned down the offer straight away.
Following the massive success of Attarintiki Daredi, many producers from Tamil had approached producer BVSN Prasad for the remake rights. It was said that Vijay wanted to remake the movie in Tamil as he had tasted a lot of success in remake flicks earlier. The official statement was awaited. Well, now it seems like the hunt for the lead star has begun as the Nanban actor has opted out of the project. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Who'll Star In Attarintiki Daredi Remake?
Many names are floating to star as lead role in the remake, but nothing has been confirmed yet.
Vijay's last remake was Velayudham, which was inspired by Telugu hit movie Azad.
Attarintiki Daredi Stars
Attarintiki Daredi stars Pawan Kalyan, Samantha and Pranitha in the lead roles.
Attarintiki Daredi was released on September 27 to positve reviews. It did stupendous business in the first weekend at Domestic and International Box Office.
The movie collected Rs 55 crores (nett) at the Box Office worldwide in 10 days.
Attarintiki Daredi In TN
In Tamil Nadu too, Attarintiki Daredi made wonderful collections. It earned Rs 1.45 crores in the first weekend.
In The US
Attarintiki Daredi has raked in more than Rs 14 crores at the US Box Office. It is a new record for any South movie.
However, the collections of Attarintiki Daredi has been heavely affected by the Seemandra issue.