Now, Hindi remake of South film 'Vennila Kabadi'
The trend of South remakes in Hindi film industry is growing stronger. The latest addition to the list is the upcoming film Badlapur Boys
It’s a remake of the Tamil blockbuster Vennila Kabadi, which was directed by Susindran in 2009. A Muthu has acquired the remake rights of the Tamil film and is producing the film in association with Salim Tanvar under the banner of Karam Entertainment. The film stars Nishan Nanaiah and Saranya Mohan in the leading roles.
Muthu, a renowned Bollywood editor who has worked in more than 50 films like Sadak, Deewana, Balwan, Raja Babu, Judwa, Ziddi, Haseena Maan Jayegi. He’s turning producing with Badlapur Boys.
Muthu states, “I am very happy with the way the film is shaping up and the debut director Sailesh Verma is doing an excellent job. The film stars Nishan who was last seen as Peter in Bejoy Nambiar's David and Saranya who is a big star down south. She was also part of the original Tamil film."
This film marks Saranya’s B-Town debut. “We are leaving no stones unturned for this project as we have got some of the best on board for this project. Sachin Gupta, Sameer Tandon and Raju Sardar are the music director while the lyrics are by Sameer Anjan.
Background music is by Monty Sharma and Sharat Chandra is the creative producer,” adds Muthu. Monty and Sharat were also involved with the Shahid-Sonam starrer Mausam.
Badlapur Boys deals with a plot of social family romantic drama with sports as a backdrop. “It's a very simple film and people who have dreams of being successful will surely connect with the subject,” says Nishan.