Prakash Raj has the habit of acquiring the rights of other language good films and then remake them in Tamil. He acquired the remake rights of a Marathi film and remade the film in Tamil titled Dhoni.
Similarly he acquired the rights of the Malayalam superhit film Salt and Pepper and remade in Tamil with the title Un Samayal Arayil. Now he has acquired the remake rights of the Hindi film titled Natasamrat. This film has been directed by Mahesh Manjrekar.
Natasamrat is a famous stage play like our Ratha Kanneer and Vietnam Veedu. Manjrekar has portrayed the life of the poverty stricken stage actor. Nana Patekar had donned the stage actor role.
This film which was released in Marathi and Hindi was a great hit. Prakash Raj who saw the film in Mumbai acquired the remake rights immediately. He will be now remaking the film in Tamil and Telugu. Prakash Raj will don the role of Nana Patekar. It is understood that Shivaji’s film title Rajapart Rangadurai will be the title of the film.