The popular Malayalam film “Bhaskar the Rascal” released in 2015 which features impressive character in its list. Mammootty and Nayanthara have performed the lead role in the Siddique directorial.
Siddique has already directed Ilayathalapathy Vijay at Kollywood films ‘Friends’ and ‘Kavalan’. Apart from this he also a chance to direct Vijayakanth’s ‘Engal Anna’. All of those three films have upheld to be neat family entertainers packed with swashbuckling comedy and all three of them have been blockbuster hits. So we can expect Siddique to bring out the same entertainment concept in this movie too.
The Tamil remake of this film is likely to happen. Siddique has shared the story with Super star Rajinikanth. It was announced that the project to kick-start after Shankar’s 2.0. It was planned that lady superstar Nayanthara would play lead role joining with style samrat Rajini. It would be a revitalising experience to see Rajinikanth performing in such a family, romance and comedy oriented film.
Already Nayanthara has shared the screen space with Rajini in films such as Chandramukhi, Sivaji and Kuselan.
But now there is been a twist that Aravind Swamy the fame who played the baddie role in “Thani Oruvan” is said to replace Super star role here. Since Rajini is busy in forthcoming heavy budget Shankar’s 2.0. He is unable to give dates for the project Bhaskar the Rascal.
Hence keeping in mind Rajini’s jam-packed schedules; Director Siddique is now decided to swap Aravind Swamy for the role of Rajinikanth. Once after getting a humongous reaction for his performance as Siddharth Abhimanyu in Thani Oruvan, the actor is expecting the release of Bogan as well as Dhruva.
So later this event the actor has been signed on to is part in Siddique’s Malayalam film, Bhaskar the Rascal.
A source close to the team confirms the news, saying, “It is true that Arvind Swamy has been finalised to reprise Mammootty’s role in the Tamil remake. The shooting of this untitled venture will commence in March 2017. Currently, the makers are looking for a suitable female lead to essay Nayanthara’s role in the Tamil version.”
Bhaskar the Rascal is a movie which spins about two single parents. Starting from how they meet up and get married each other, also the further crux of the story. It is family- comedy entertainer movie, where Baby Anikha the fame of Yennai Arindhaal has played the role of Nayanthara’s daughter.
It is been announced that Arvind Swamy would start the shoot for the remake once after wrapping up the movie called Sathuranga Vettai 2, in that, he shares screen space with Trisha and Poorna. We would keep you posted in case of any updates with regards to this film so keep visiting this space.