Lokesh Kanagaraj seems to be the most sought-after filmmaker in Tamil cinema right now. As per latest reports, Lokesh is all set to foray into Bollywood soon, with the Hindi remake of Kaithi. Yes! Reliance Entertainment join hands with S. R. Prakashbabu, S. R. Prabhu of Dream Warrior Pictures to jointly produce the remake of 2019’s Tamil blockbuster “Kaithi” in Hindi.
“Kaithi”, is a tense action thriller, released last Diwali. The film has grossed huge worldwide box office collections. “Kaithi” also received highly positive reviews from critics and the cast’s stunning performances made it an engaging watch. Lokesh’s direction and the screenplay showcased filmmaking at its best.
S.R. Prabhu of Dream Warrior Pictures says – “Kaithi is a film with No Heroine, No Songs and a 100% Action Genre. Released with all these odds on the Diwali festival day, Kaithi came out as a box office blockbuster among the family audience in South. We’re delighted to join hands with Reliance Entertainment for the Bollywood remake. This high-octane film will surely entertain the audience pan India”.
Excited about this association, Shibasish Sarkar, Group CEO, Reliance Entertainment said, “Kaithi is a gripping thriller and a tribute to all the celebrated cops-and-criminals actioners you can think of. And yet it is like none you’ve ever seen. I really look forward to this collaboration and coming together with a great creative team that would do true justice to the film’s Hindi remake.”
Starring Karthi, Narein, Arjun Das, and George Maryan, Kaithi revolves around an ex-convict who sets out to see his daughter but gets caught in an extraordinary situation.