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After the successful Udaan, director Vikramaditya will remake the romantic Tamil film Kaadhal with Balaji
Vickey Lalwani (MUMBAI MIRROR; May 19, 2011)
Vikramaditya Motwane’s last film Udaan in 2010 was the first Indian film to be a part of Cannes official section in seven years.
Having won various awards and accolades round the globe for his film, the director’s next was the hot topic of speculation in the industry.A still from Tamil film Kaadhal; Meenu with Ekta and Vikramaditya (Right)
Finally, it has been confirmed. Motwane will now direct the Hindi remake of 2005 Tamil superhit Kaadhal.
The film will be jointly produced by Ekta Kapoor’s Balaji Motion Pictures and filmmaker Padam Kumar’s wife Meenu. The shooting is scheduled to start this July.
Meenu, confirming the news, added, “Ekta and I are very good friends. We go back a long way. I wanted to remake Kaadhal since quite some time.
Ekta has a great passion for filmmaking. Ekta too loves Kaadhal. So we decided to make it together.”
While the casting is still to be confirmed, rumour has it that Prateik has been approached to play one of the main roles. “Vikramaditya will take the call on the casting,” said Meenu.
The Tamil hit Kaadhal was based on a true story. Directed by Balaji Sakthivel and starring Bharath and Sandhya, the film is about the protagonist Murugan (played by Bharath), a diligent scooter mechanic in Madurai whose life goes on smoothly till the rich More >