The remakes being produced by Gemini Film Circuit stars Vijay, Jiiva and Illeana in the lead roles. Satyaraj reprises the role of Boman Irani. SJ Surya plays a cameo in the film.
Originally, Mahesh Babu was to act in the Telugu version, but the proposal had been dropped for reasons unknown. But, it looks like the 3 Idiots remake will compete with Mahesh Babu’s The Business Man on Sanktanti festival.