Arvind Swami recently wrapped up Sathuranga Vettai 2 with Trisha in Malaysia. Following the film he has started work on Bhaskar Oru Rascal which is the Tamil remake of Malayalam hit Bhaskar the Rascal. The film started with a pooja in Kochi today.

Amala Paul has been cast opposite Arvind Swami in the film. She will reprise Nayanthara’s role from the original. Arvind Swamy is cast in Mammootty’s role of a businessman. Theri fame Nainika is cast as Amala Paul’s daughter. The original Malayalam script has undergone some changes to suit Tamil sensibilities.

Director Siddique who directed the original will direct the remake also.