Film-maker Venkat Prabhu and actor Simbu might join hands for the reboot of Tamil actioner Billa. The film has already been made twice with superstar Rajinikanth and Thala Ajith Kumar in the lead.
Billa was the Tamil remake of Amitabh Bachchan-starrer Don.
During a periscope session with his fans on Sunday, Simbu revealed that he plans to work on a script along the lines of Billa.
Later, during a Twitter conversation with director Venkat Prabhu, he said he can't wait to work on "Billa 2018".
Following their chat, fans went gaga over the announcement and even trended the "Billa 2018" hashtag.
Currently awaiting the release of Tamil romantic-thriller Achcham Yenbathu Madamaiyada, Simbu is shooting for Adhik Ravichandran-directed actioner Anbaanavan, Asaraathavan, Adangaathavan.
Meanwhile, Venkat Prabhu is busy directing his upcoming project, Chennai 600028 part 2. The sequel to his 2007 superhit movie, will have an ensemble cast of Siva, Premji Amaren, Vijayalakshmi, Vaibhav Reddy, Jai and Mahut among others.