According to the latest reports, producer CR Manohar is keen to remake the recent Tamil blockbuster ‘Vikram Vedha’ in Kannada with superstar Kichcha Sudeep in the lead. Moreover, he wants to produce the Telugu and Hindi versions of the film as well. Well, this is quite an exciting bit of info and is bound to create a buzz amongst fans.
Interestingly, if Sudeep does ultimately decides to give the nod to the Kannada version of ‘Vikram Vedha’ then it will help him continue his tryst with remakes. He has previously starred in remakes of films such as ‘Vikramarkudu’ and ‘Mirchi’.
For the uninitiated, ‘Vikram Vedha’ hit screens in July and earned rave reviews upon release. Directed by Pushkar-Gayathri, this crime-thriller featured Madhavan in the role of a heartless cop while Vijay Sethupathi played the role of a gangster. While talking about its success, Maddy had said that he was overwhelmed by the response to ‘Vikram Vedha’
“I know we had done an exceptional film and I knew it was different. But the response has been unprecedented. More importantly, it has been extremely humbling and frightening. I don’t think we expected this to have such a phenomenal feedback from around the world,” he had added.
On a related note, this is a busy time for Sudeep. At present, he has ‘The Villain’ and ‘Phailwan’ in his kitty. Besides this, he will soon be seen essaying a pivotal role in ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ which has Chiranjeevi in the lead.