The film Agni Natchathiram directed by Mani Rathinam is to be remade in Hindi. Director Bejoy Nambiar is directing the Hindi remake version titled Agni Natchathira. He had earlier directed the superhit Hindi film titled Wazir which had Amitabh Bachchan and Farhan Akhtar in the cast.
In the year 1988, the film Agni Natchathiram was released. The film is about two half-brothers. There will be clash between the two in owning the father. Prabhu and Karthik had donned the role of brothers. Ilayaraja had composed the music. This film ran in theatres for more than 200 days.
When asked Bejoy Nambiar that who would be cast in the film, he said that it was too early to disclose any news. Before directing Hindi films, Bejoy Nambiar was an assistant to Mani Rathinam.