Shalini Pandey who got a Sensational Hit the last year with Arjun Reddy will be romancing Young Hero Nikhil Siddharth in the remake of Tamil film Kanithan. Catherine Tresa starred in the Original. TN Santhosh who directed the original has been roped in to handle the remake project as well. Senior Producer Tagore Madhu who bagged a couple of disasters including Mahesh Babu’s Spyder recently will be producing this film. The makers are currently busy finalizing the other cast and crew of this project. An official announcement regarding the same will come out very soon.
In Kanithan Remake, Nikhil will play an investigative journalist who is arrested by the police for having used fake certificates. With his career at stake, he uses all his skills to expose the dangerous counterfeiting racket. Nikhil is currently busy finishing his commitment to Kiraak Party and will then begin the regular shooting of this remake project very soon. Interestingly, Kirraak Party is also a remake project. The movie is being planned for March Release as Summer Special. Kanithan Remake will release sometime in the second half of the year. It has to be seen if Nikhil finds success with these Remake Project as well.