South Indian films have been producing some of the best films in Indian cinema. While films like Drishyam and Arjun Reddy already have their Bollywood counterparts, here are other hits vying a Bollywood remake.



Nani’s Jersey is a classic in Telugu and it is on its way to a Bollywood remake. Starring Shahid Kapoor and Mrunal Thakur, Jersey is helmed by Gowtham Tinnanuri and revolves around a failed cricketer who revives his career because of his son.

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Vikram Vedha

Vikram Vedha is one of the finest Tamil films in the recent past. If rumours are to be believed, the Hindi remake of this Vijay Sethupathi-Madhavan starer will see Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan in lead roles.

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The king of South Indian remakes Ajay Devgn, will star in the remake of Kaithi. He’ll reprise the role played by Karthi, who played an ex-convict trying to meet his daughter after being released from prison.

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Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru

Karthick Naren’s crime thriller Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru will have a Hindi remake with Varun Dhawan playing the lead essayed by Rahman. The film is tentatively titled Sanki.

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