Looks like the remake fever has caught on the Tamil film industry and news about Simbu playing Chulbul Pandey in Dabangg‘s remake is creating maximum buzz. There is another interesting news in this wake and that is the critically acclaimed Madhur Bandarkar‘s Hindi film Fashion is to be remade in Tamil.
Nayantara was initially approached to play the role essayed by Priyanka Chopra but she is said to have refused and the offer seems to have fallen onto Trisha‘s lap. The supporting role that was played by Kangana Ranaut is to be reprised by Priyamani. It is noteworthy that both Priyanka Chopra and Kangana Ranaut won the National Award for their respective roles in Fashion. We will keep you posted with the further developments.
Trisha in Tamil ‘Fashion’?
A leading production house, which recently appointed a former senior executive of another film production company as its head, has reportedly decided to remake Bollywood hit ‘Fashion’ in Tamil and Telugu.
Buzz is that Trisha would play the role played by Priyanka Chopra in the original, while Priyamani has been approached to do Kangana Ranaut’s character. “Talks are on and things will be finalized soon,” sources say.
It is said that a leading director, who is a popular name in the south, would remake the movie in both the south Indian languages. A top music composer will also be signed soon for the multi-crore project.
“Local flavour will be given to the Madhur Bhandarkar’ Priyanka Chopra sizzler without spoiling its essence. It will be a new-age cinema in Tamil, shedding light on the lives of models,” add sources.
Petty beauty and Priyamani in an upcoming venture
If sources are to be believed there has been news that has been making headlines for the last one week is that ‘Dabangg’ remake in Tamil will take place casting Simbu in the lead role.
Now another interesting news that is making rounds is that ‘Fashion’ will be remade in Tamil casting Priyamani and ‘Trisha’ in the lead roles. Initially Nayantara was requested to essay the role of Priyanka Chopra in Tamil version but she refused the offer on the personal grounds. Now Nayan`s loss is Petty beauty Trisha`s gain and Priyamani will be casted in the role of Kangana.
Well, it is noteworthy that both the Bollywood actress Priyanka and Kangana bagged the National Award for their respective roles in Fashion and hoping that Priyamani and Trisha will grab the attention of the audience in the Tamil version too.