‘Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan’ directed by Nadirshah, popular actor cum playback singer and composer, is all set for a Tamil remake. ‘Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan’ starring Vishnu Unnikrishnan, Prayaga Martin and Lijo Mol Jose was a November 2016 release. It was a low budget Malayalam comedy drama, which became a blockbuster upon its release. The plot of the film revolves around an ex-child actor who wants to become a superstar in the film industry.

Now, the buzz in Kollywood is that Actor Dhanush will be producing the Tamil remake of ‘Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan’, in his banner ‘Wunderbar Films’. Reports say that popular Vijay TV comedian Dheena will be the hero of this comedy drama. Dheena is popular through the reality show ‘Kalakka Povathu Yaaru?’ and is also much known for his prank calls during the celebrity interviews. Dheena has already been launched in films as an actor by Dhanush himself, in his directorial debut ‘Pa Paandi’.

Nadirshah who directed ‘Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan’, might be directing this remake as well.