Jigarthanda is a film which has Siddarth and Lakshmi Menon in the lead roles. The film directed by Karthik Subburaj was released in the year 2014. There was an immense response for this film. Bobby Simha donned the dreaded villain role. Karunakaran, Guru Somasundaram, Aadukalam Naren and Sangili Murugan donned important roles.
Santosh Narayanan had composed the music while Gavemic U Ary had handled the camera. Vivek Harshan had edited the film. Bobby Simha donned the dreaded gangster role called Assault Sethu. Bobby Simha had bagged the National Award for his wonderful acting.
Now, the famous Bollywood actor Ajay Devgan had acquired the Hindi remake rights of the film. In the Bollywood version, Farhan Akhtar will don the lead role while Sanjay Dutt will don the role of Assault Sethu. Nishikant Kamat will direct the film. The shooting of the film will begin from the month of December.