Venkatesh is all set to reprise the role of Dhanush in the upcoming Telugu movie, which is a remake of Tamil blockbuster movie Asuran remake. According to the latest buzz in the film industry, Hanu Raghavapudi who has delivered back to back flop movies like LIE and Padi Padi Leche Manasu, is on the board to helm the remake of Asuran in which Venkatesh will play the lead role. The director Hanu Raghavapudi is struggling to deliver a hit movie right now. Manju Warrier essayed the role of Dhanush’ wife in Asuran and currently the team is in the hunt of a female actress, to play the role of Vekatesh’ wife in this remake, which will be bankrolled by Suresh Babu. The sources close to the makers revealed that Suresh Babu is planning to rope Shriya Saran in this remake and has also paid advance to her to essay the role of Venkatesh’ wife and mother of teenager.
The people in the film industry are saying that during the shoot of Venky Mama, Suresh Babu paid advance to Shriya Saran but later she said no to him because of her wedding. Now Shriya Saran is willing to act in Arsuran remake starring Venkatesh. Let’s wait for the inclusion of Shriya Saran in this project.
Earlier Venkatesh and Shriya Saran have worked together for few movies such as Subash Chandra Bose (2005), Tulasi (2007) and Gopala Gopala (2015).
Asuran starring Dhanush and Manju Warrier, based on popular Tamil novel Vekkai, is helmed by Vetrimaaran, the film is the blood-soaked revenge story of a father, a farmer who avenges the ruthless murder of his son. In this drama, Kollywood star Dhanush played dual roles. The movie is bankrolled by Kalaipuli S Thanu, and it has the music by GV Prakash Kumar.
The upcoming Asuran remake of Venkatesh and Shriya Saran will be bankrolled by Suresh Babu and Kalaippuli S Thanu.