Director P Vasu is remaking a Malayalam film in Tamil and Telugu with Rajinikanth and Jagapathi Babu. The film is to be titled as Kucheludu in Telugu. Aswini Dutt is producing the Telugu version of the film.
The latest we heard is that Ileana was offered to play female lead in this film, but Ileana rejected the film on personal grounds.
Then Nayanatara was approached and lucky Nayana signed for this film. Nayanatara is doing her third film with Rajini- Chandramukhi, Sivaji and Kucheludu.