Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Article 15 became a surprise hit at the box office. Directed by Anubhav Sinha, this crime drama deals with a sensitive topic like casteism and class discrimination in society. Now, plans are being made to remake this film in Tamil
After buying the remake rights of the film, Boney Kapoor has approached Udayanidhi Stalin to play the lead role in it. Apparently, Udayanidhi has also shown interest in reprising the role of Ayushmann. According to the sources, the directorial chance went into the hands of Arunraja. It seems that the young filmmaker has given his nod as well. He is currently doing the necessary changes to the script to suit the sensibilities of Tamil audiences. More details of this film will get revealed very soon.
Arunraja Kamaraj made his directorial debut with the 2018 film Kanaa. Starring Aishwarya Rajesh in the lead role, this film went on to become a surprise hit at the box office. Later, it got remade into Telugu as Kousalya Krishnamurthy. Coming to Udayanidhi Stalin, he was last seen in the film Psycho. Directed by Myskkin, this film featured Aditi Rao Hydari and Nithya Menen in the other lead roles. Udayanidhi is currently acting in films Kannai Nambathey directed by Mu. Maran and Angel directed by KS Adhiyaman. Producer Boney Kapoor is currently bankrolling the film Valimai which stars Ajith in the lead role.