Southern action remakes are the rage in Bollywood and several examples of them being hits can be found in films like Wanted, Ready and Bodyguard. Now Siruthai is being remade as Rowdy Rathore with Akshay Kumar. South directors seem to be hot property with Bollywood stars looking for a good action flick.
The latest to join this bandwagon is Ranbir Kapoor who is reportedly looking for a change of image after his Rockstar and several other films are huge hits.
The buzz is that he has been signed up for the Ko remake by K.V Anand backed by a big Bollywood production house.
Looks like Ranbir Kapoor would be ideal for the role played by Jeeva earlier being young, energetic and every inch looking like a young photo journalist.