Tamil musical gangster film Jigarthanda, which has the critics as well as the audience raving, is likely to be remade in Hindi soon.
The film is a love triangle between an aspiring filmmaker (Siddharth), an idli seller (Lakshmi Menon) and a dangerous gangster (Simhaa) and set in the temple town of Madurai. (jigarthanda/Facebook)
The film's producer says Bollywood producers have expressed interest in the remake.
"I have received calls from a few Bollywood producers who have expressed interest in remaking the film in Hindi, but nothing has been finalised. I can't reveal more until anything goes on paper," said the film's producer Kathiresan.
Also starring Simhaa and Lakshmi Menon, Jigarthanda is the story of an aspiring filmmaker who closely follows a real gangster to make a gangster film.
The Karthik Subbaraj-directed film, which released August 1 after months of delay, has raked in over Rs. 10 crore at the Tamil Nadu box office so far.