The director of Chennai Express Rohit Shetty and actor Imran Khan will come together for a Hindi film of the film Soodhu Kavvum. Soodhu Kavvum is a Tamil film that is known for being a crime-comedy drama. The female leading lady is still to be finalized. But if reports are anything to go by, it will be Shraddha Kapoor.
The shooting of the film will start soon. A statement from Rockline Productions, which got the remake rights, reads that the formalities of the project have been completed. The statement further read that Imran Khan will be seen in the male lead, while Shraddha Kapoor will most likely be the female lead.
However, Rockline Productions is the co-producer of the film, as Rohit Shetty will also be a co-producer of the film. The film will be a part of the home banner of Rohit Shetty.
In the original film, Vijay Sethupathi had played the lead role. It is being reported that the film will also be remade in Malayalam.