South films that were remade in Hindi


By Samrudhi Ghosh
Published October 9, 2020

Hindustan Times


Kabir Singh (2019)

Kabir Singh, a remake of Telugu hit Arjun Reddy, was one of the highest-grossing films of 2019

Credit: T-Series

Kabir Singh (2019)

Kabir Singh starred Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani. It earned more than Rs 250 crore at the domestic box office

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Baaghi 2 (2018)

Baaghi 2, a remake of Telugu film Kshanam, entered the Rs 100-crore club in less than a week

Credit: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment

Singham (2011)

Singham, starring Ajay Devgn, was a remake of Tamil film Singam. Its success gave birth to a franchise

Credit: Reliance Entertainment

Simmba (2018)

Simmba, starring Ranveer Singh in the lead role, was a loose remake of Telugu hit Temper

Instagram: Simmbathefilm

Simmba (2018)

Simmba was a huge success at the box office and earned more than Rs 350 crore worldwide

Credit: Rohit Shetty Picturez

Drishyam (2015)

An adaptation of the Malayalam film of the same name, Drishyam featured Ajay Devgn and Tabu

Credit: Viacom 18 Motion Pictures

Rowdy Rathore (2012)

Rowdy Rathore was a remake of Telugu hit Vikramarkudu and starred Akshay Kumar in a double role

Credit: Bhansali Productions

Ghajini (2008)

Aamir Khan starred in this remake of the Tamil film of the same name. It was the first Hindi film to earn Rs 100 crore in India

Credit: Geetha Arts

Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007)

Bhool Bhulaiyaa, a remake of Malayalam film Manichitrathazhu, was a roaring success at the box office

Credit: T-Series

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