Director Karthik Subbaraj’s debut film, Jigarthanda, which released in 2014, made the cash registers ring at the box office.
The film went on to win the appreciation of critics and even earned a National Award for Bobby Simha for his role as Assault Sethu.
Sources say that the film is all set to be remade in Telugu after all these years, with actor Varun Tej in a pivotal role.
A source close to the makers, says, “Jigarthanda Telugu remake will be directed by Haris Shankar and Varun Tej is in talks to reprise the role of Bobby Simha in the film. The film are will go on floors from January and the other cast details will be announced soon.”