Film maker Shoojit Sircar’s feel good family entertainer ‘Piku’ which was released on May 8th is still continuing its successful run at the box office even after two weeks and is said to have collected over Rs.100 crore worldwide.
The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and Irfan Khan in lead roles. The story of the film revolves around a father-daughter relationship via a journey from Delhi to Kolkata in a car through the scenic and holy city of Varanasi.
According to the sources, Suresh Productions is keen on grabbing the remake rights of this Bollywood blockbuster. Victory Venkatesh who has a high success rate when attempting remake films is said to play Amitabh’s role in this remake.
Another interesting news is that Samantha, who hasn’t signed any project in Telugu after ‘Son Of Satyamurthy’, is likely to have given a nod to play Deepika’s character in this remake. Irfan’s character is yet to be decided by the makers.
However there is no official confirmation on this but it would an awesome experience for the Telugu audience to see the remake on screen here. Keep watching this space for more updates on this flick!!