Director Siddique has mentioned that Rajinikanth will definitely act in the Tamil remake of the Malayalam film Bhaskar The Rascal.
Bhaskar The Rascal is a Malayalam film which was a great hit. This film had Mammootty, Nayanthara and J D Chakravarthy in the cast. The film which was released on 15th April 2015 was a great hit and yielded good profits.
Producer S S Durairaj had acquired the Tamil remake rights of the film. Right from that time, there was news that either Rajini or Ajith will act in this remake film.
At this juncture director Siddique while speaking has mentioned, “There was news that either Rajini or Ajith will act in this remake film. Rajini sir after seeing the film said that he is very interested to do the Mammootty’s role. The producer has also been finalized and Rajini has also given his confirmation. Rajini sir is currently acting in Kabali and Enthiran 2. After completing these films, he will allocate dates for this remake film next year.”