Remakes are a weekly announcement that we hear and while the film in question isn’t new, the change is. The Tamil film, Vettai that starred south actor Arya and our own R. Madhavan, was to be remade with Shahid Kapoor and Ali Zafar stepping into Arya and Madhavan’s roles and become director Linguswamy debut in Hindi. But the latest reports say the director baton has been passed onto director duo Abbas- Mastan by UTV Motion Pictures and the duo have zeroed in on Abhishek Bachchan and John Abraham to play the leads.
“We will direct the film (Vettai). To suit the sensibilities of mass audience here, we have made certain changes” the duo has said to Times of India as they also confirmed the two actors have given the nod to the project with filming slated to begin early next year.
An action entertainer, the film is about the bond of 2 brothers and the challenges they face together as they become the target of the local gang war.
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