Tamil film maker Lingusamy is making his debut in Bollywood with the remake of his hit Tamil film Vettai which starred Madhavan, Arya, Sameera Reddy and Amala Paul.
UTV Motion Pictures will produce the Hindi remake while Lingusamy directs it. Some changes have been made in the script to suit North Indian nativity.
Unitially, R Madhavan was to reprise his role in the Hindi remake also. But, according to sources, UTV is in talks with Shah Rukh Khan to play the protagonist. SRK was already shown the film Vettai and his assent is awaited.