It is well aware that Allari Naresh gained a very good name and won critical acclaim for his role as Gaali Sreenu in movie Gamyam. The character gained him a good mass image. The film, which also earned a critical acclaim, is being remade in Tamil and Hindi languages.
The Tamil version is being produced by AM Ratnam under the banner of Sri Surya Movies. The producer's son Ravi Krishna of 7/G Brindavan Colony fame is portraying the Gali Sreenu role in Tamil. However, Sarwanand and Kamalini Mukherjee, who played the lead roles in the original are appearing in the same roles in Tamil version too. A novice director is making debut through the Tamil movie.