She is replacing Anuskha Shetty

She is replacing Anuskha Shetty
She is replacing Anuskha Shetty

Anushka Shetty starrer thriller drama ‘Bhaagamathie’ is going to Bollywood and according to the latest buzz in the film industry, Bhumi Pednekar, who is popular for movies such as ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’, has been approached to play the female lead in the Hindi remake of Telugu film ‘Bhaagamathie’.

Anushka Shetty starrer ‘Bhaagamathie’ is now being remade in Hindi. Bhumi Pednekar will reprise the role of Anushka Shetty in the Hindi remake. It is being heard that G Ashok, who directed the original version of ‘Bhaagamathie’, will direct the movie in Hindi as well. More details regarding this upcoming project are awaited.

Vikram Malhotra of Abundantia Entertainment has acquired the remake rights of the film, which was a solo-lead heroine film that became a blockbuster.

Bhumi Pednekar, who has been the part of horror drama Bhoot with Vicky Kaushal for producer Karan Johar, will do her first remake.

Currently, Bhumi Pednekar has a number of movies in her kitty- Bala, Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare and Bhoot – Part One: The Haunted Ship, which are in different production stages.

On the other side, currently, Anushka Shetty is waiting for the release of her upcoming woman-centric movie Nishabdham/ Silence, which is gearing up for grand release very soon.