Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor has been showing interest in remaking Telugu blockbuster films these days. He recently starred in 'Arjun Reddy' Hindi remake 'Kabir Singh' which became a super hit.
Now, the 'Udta Punjab' actor is going to do the remake of yet another Tollywood film. Natural Star Nani's recent outing, 'Jersey' became a decent hit in Telugu. Touted to be an emotional sports drama that runs with cricket backdrop, Shahid Kapoor is much likely to reprise Nani's role in the film.
As per the latest reports, Kannada Beauty Rashmika Mandanna who has been testing her luck in Tollywood lately is in talks to play the female lead in this film. The actress whose 'Dear Comrade' became a Average is going to mark her Bollywood debut with this remake film.
In this remake, both will play husband and wife in the movie. Shraddha Srinath played the role in Telugu version.
Boney Kapoor will bankroll the remake version. He has reportedly bought the remake rights by paying hefty amounts. Dil Raju is reportedly going to collaborate with Boney in backing this project.