The multi talented director of the industry has all set to bang the screen with the most favorite romantic couple. We are talking about the director Karan Johar who started work on his next flick which is the remake of Mani Ratnam’s Tamil hit O Kadhal Kanmani stars with the Aashiqui 2 fame handsome Aaditya roy Kapur and sizzling Shraddha Kapoor. The Hindi remake of the movie is still untitled.
“Honoured to collaborate with Mani Ratnam on the recreation of his labour of love….directed by Shaad Ali,” Karan posted on his Twitter page on Thursday.
He also added –“Mani Ratnam…Gulzar saab… A.R. Rahman… Shaad and us present Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor in the official recreation of #okkanmani,”
Karan Johar To Recreate Mani Ratnam ‘O Kadhal Kanmani’ with Aditya & Shraddha
Karan Johar To Recreate Mani Ratnam ‘O Kadhal Kanmani’ with Aditya Roy Kapur & Shraddha Kapoor
The Tamil hit ”O Kadhal Kanmani” marked as a Ratnam’s comeback to romance genre after a decade. It was a fresh take on modern day relationships and it deals with the subject of live-in couple. The movie was Featuring Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menen in the lead roles, the story of “OK Kanmani” revolves around the two lovebirds — played by Salmaan and Nithya — who are reluctant to get married.
The remake of ”O Kadhal Kanmani” will be directed by Shaad Ali, an erstwhile assistant of Ratnam since 1998 and he had previously remade his Alaipayuthey in Hindi as “Saathiya”.The movie will have music by A.R. Rahman, who had also worked on the original Tamil movie and will feature lyrics by Gulzar.
Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor have earlier proved to be a sensational pairing in Mohit Suri’s Aashiqui 2 and currently Shraddha is busy with the shooting of Baaghi, while Aditya is awaiting the release of Fitoor.