Akshay Kumar’s starrer Special 26 released on February 8th, 2013. Even after three years, the film has been gaining attention from the audience and the celebs as well. The movie received many accolades for its subject and treatment.
Director Harish Shankar who was totally bowled over by the movie planned to remake it in Telugu a year ago, but it didn’t work out. Now he is all set to begin the regular shoot of ‘DJ’ Duvvada Jagannadham with Allu Arjun as the lead.
As Harish Shankar launched this film with Allu Arjun, people have started believing that he has dropped off plans of remaking ‘Special 26’.
The source close to the film revealed that Harish Shankar has already bought rights of the movie, and he still has plans to remake it sometime next year. The film may go to the sets once he wraps up ‘DJ’ with Allu Arjun. He is planning to produce and direct the remake of ‘Special 26.’ It is also learnt that his friend Krishna will co-produce it.