Gangster comedy-drama Jigarthanda is a big hit in Tamil film industry. It is often considered as the modern age classic and also has a cult following among the Tamil audience. Starring Siddharth and Bobby Simha in the lead roles, this movie is directed by Karthik Subburaj.
Jigarthanda is now being remade into Telugu as Valmiki. Directed by Harish Shankar, this movie stars Varun Tej and Atharvaa Murali in the lead roles. This remake is slated to release in September. Now, the latest buzz revealed that the movie will also be remade in Hindi soon.
Popular Hindi producer Sajid Nadiadwala bought the remake rights of this movie and he will be taking it on floors very soon. Abhishek Chaubey of Udta Punjab and Sonchariya fame will be directing it. Currently, the team is finalizing the cast and crew and an official announcement is expected to be announced soon.