Just as there are many unconfirmed calls on airs being circulated about Lyca Productions remaking the last year super hit Malayalam movie ‘Charlie’ in Tamil, the clarification has officially reached from the desk of film’s spokesperson.
Yes, it has been affirmed that it is not Lyca Productions, but Pramod Films, one of the leading production houses of Indian film industry well known for churning out evergreen classical hits is foraying into Tamil industry with this project.
The untitled remake featuring Madhavan in lead role will be directed by Vijay and others in the cast and crew are yet to be finalized. Right now, Vijay is close on the heels of wrapping up with his upcoming film ‘Devi(L), a trilingual film simultaneously made in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi featuring Prabhu Deva, Tamannaah and Sonu Sood in lead roles.
Soon after completing the film, Vijay will start his untitled next featuring Jayam Ravi in lead role, which will be shot across Chennai and Andaman. While the shooting for this film will be wrapped up around October end, the ‘Charlie’ remake shoot will be commencing by November 15. It looks like cinematographer Nirav Shah by then would have wrapped up with Rajinikanth’s 2.0 and will be joining here in the Charlie remake with GV Prakash composing music.