Dulquer Salmaan and Parvathy starrer Charlie is being made as an interesting drama that impressed everyone. The film also bagged several awards by the Kerala state government. The film is now being remade in Tamil. The Malayalam super hit film grossed decent revenues at the box office which caught the attention of Tamil filmmakers. The film is now getting into Tamil as a remake and Madhavan will star in it playing the lead role. Parvathy will be reprising her role in this Tamil remake.
Lyca Productions will produce the film, and AL Vijay will be the director. AL Vijay made several hit films in the past and is currently busy with the film Abhinethri. Soon after wrapping up Abhinethri, he will start the untitled film. Already the script work is in progress. Madhavan is losing weight for this role as he put on much for Irudhi Suttru.