Even as Prashanth is getting ready to act in Andhadhun remake to be directed by Mohan Raja, itti ssaid that the Tamil remake may feature Ramya Krishnan in the role played by Tabu in the Bollywood version.
Thiagarajan has bought the Tamil remake rights of Andhadun. The movie will be made with his son Prashanth Thiagarajan in the lead role. Prashanth will reprise the role of Ayushmann in the Tamil remake, we hear.
The Kollywood actor is finetuning his piano skills to play his part in the movie. Prashanth is said to be a trained piano player with training from Trinity College of London.
Andhadhun was directed by Shriram Raghavan and featured Tabu, Ayushmann Khurrana, and Radhika Apte. It earned a lot of critical acclaim as well as accolades. The film earned Ayushmann Khurrana a National Award for the Best Actor and also won the National Award honour for Best Hindi Film and Best Screenplay.
Thiagarajan has said that his son has reduced 22 kilos for his role in the Tamil remake of Hindi blockbuster Andhadhun. Speaking to the media, Thiagarajan added that the actor is planning to reduce five more kilos. Besides reducing the weight, Prashanth is also learning piano for his character in the film.
To be produced by Thiagarajan, Mohan Raja of Thani Oruvan and Unakkum Enakkum fame will be directing the Tamil version which will go on floors in February.
The Tamil remake rights of Andhadhun have been obtained by noted filmmaker and actor Thiagarajan. To be bankrolled under his banner Staar Movies, this movie will star Thiagarajan’s son Prashanth reprising the role done by Ayushmann Khurrana in the original. Mohan Raja will be helming this remake.