The remake of Malayalam hit flick 'Lucifer' has been in the discussion rnstage from a very long time. Sujeeth was supposed to direct it but he rnwas replaced by VV Vinayak as he expertly handled remakes with rnChiranjeevi such as 'Tagore' and 'Khaidi no 150'.
Many thought rnthat this combination will be confirmed but sources say that Vinaak rnfailed to impress Megastar with his modifications. There are rumours rngoing around that Harish Shankar was considered for this remake. The rnlatest we hear is that a Tamil director is on the way to handle the rn'Lucifer' remake'.
He is director Mohan Raja who happens to be rnTamil hero Jayam Ravi's brother. Mohan Raja is known for his blockbusterrn 'Thani Oruvan' (original of 'Dhruva'). Prior to that, he remade many rnTollywood films like 'Jayam', 'Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana', 'Kick', rn'Bommarillu' and others with his brother as hero. Since Mohan Raja has rnthe experience of remaking hit films without spoiling them, Chiru and rnhis camp of reportedly bringing him on board. We need to wait for an rnofficial confirmation regarding this news.