Chennai, June 14: R. Madhavan will reprise Dulquer Salmaan’s role in the yet-untitled Tamil remake of Malayalam blockbuster “Charlie”, and co-producer Shruti Nallapa feels the “Tanu Weds Manu” actor’s versatility will suit the film. (Read: I’m still a struggling actor: R Madhavan) Also Read - R Madhavan, Himanshi Khurrana Hail Action Against Teenager Who Issued Rape Threat to MS Dhoni's Daughter Ziva
“Madhavan was our first and foremost choice because his versatile image will go a long way in determining the course of the film. We are determined to retain the core content and modify the script to suit the Tamil audience,” Shruti said in a statement. Also Read - Happy Birthday Dulquer Salmaan: 10 Interesting Facts You Should Know About Mollywood Hunk
The project will be helmed by Vijay, and it will go on the floors in November. Also Read - Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein Sequel: R Madhavan Says ‘I Have No Idea, Hope It's True’
“Vijay is currently busy wrapping up trilingual supernatural thriller ‘Devi(L)’. He will next start his project with Jayam Ravi, and as soon he completes it, he will take up the ‘Charlie’ remake,” read the statement.
The rest of the cast and crew of the film is yet to be finalised.