Jigarthanda was a cult classic which won two National awards when it released three years back. The dark comedy won Bobby Simha the National Award for Best Supporting Actor and Vivek Harshan won the National Award for Editing.

The film is now being remade in Hindi. Apparently Ajay Devgan has acquired the remake rights and will be bankrolling the project. Talented director/Actor Farhan actor will reprise Siddharth’s character while Sanjay Dutt will play the dreaded gangster’s role played by Bobby Simha.

Official announcement awaited.