A successful Malayalam film ‘Premam’ written and directed by Alphonse Putharen and produced by Anwar Rasheed with Nivin Pauly, Madonna Sebastian, Sai Pallavi and Anupama Parameshwaran in the lead roles in now being remade in Telugu with the same title. The Telugu version is being directed by Chandu Mondeti of ‘Karthikeya’-fame while the film is being produced jointly by S Radha Krishna, S Naga Vamshi and PDV Prasad on the banner of Sitara Entertainments with Akkineni Naga Chaitanya as the hero. Shruti Hassan has been selected as one of the heroines, while Madonna Sebastian and Anupama Parameshwaran are playing their respective roles in the original. The shooting of the film is presently in progress at Ramoji Film City. One of the key scenes in the movie, a marriage scene is being shot now. Besides the hero and main heroine, almost all the important artistes are taking part in the shooting. After the present schedule, the film unit will leave for Goa to can few songs and some key scenes there. With this the director is planning to wrap up the shooting. After completing all the post-production formalities, the film-makers are making efforts to release the film on July 16. The film will be a romantic entertainer.