Shruti Haasan to replace Tamannah?Published: October 23, 2015
Now that Lingusamy is gearing up to remake his super hit movie ‘Paiyaa’ in Hindi, it is learnt Vidyut Jamwal and Shruti Haasan would replace Karthi and Tamannah, respectively.
“This will be the immediate project of Lingusamy and he will direct it for a leading production house. After completing it, he will move on to make ‘Sandakozhi 2′ with Vishal in the lead,” sources said.
Giving more details on ‘Paiyaa’ remake, they said, “both Vidyut Jamwal and Shruti have given in-principle nod to be part of the project. They are expected to sign on the dotted line very soon.”
‘Paiyaa’ is a 2010 Tamil romantic action film written and directed by Linguswamy. The movie follows the journey of two strangers– a jobless carefree man, living in Bangalore, and a woman with whom he has fallen in love.
Upon the woman’s request, he drives her to Mumbai, while a group of gangsters follow them, planning to kidnap the woman. Meanwhile, the man also has a past in the city and he goes there to sort it out.