Director Omar Lulu, of Happy Wedding fame, is basking in glory over the success of Chunkzz, and he is now getting ready to direct the film’s remake in Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada.
The Malayalam movie Chunkzz, which is about the life of a bunch of students, is a comedy which on to become successul. This prompted the director to go ahead with the remake in all the three south Indian languages.
Omar Lulu is reported to have said that he will be roping in leading stars from the Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada film industries to play the lead roles in the respective languages. He also went on to reveal that Lakshmishree Combines would produce all the three versions.
It may be mentioned here that Vaishak Rajan had bankrolled the Malayalam version.
Chunkzz had a bevy of actors in the star cast including Honey Rose, Balu Varghese, Siddique, Lal, Dharmajan Bolgatty, Ganapathi and Mareena Michael playing the lead roles.
The film, released on August 4th this year, was made on a budget of Rs. 2 crores and went on to collect Rs. 15.3 crores at the box office.
Gopi Sunder had composed music for this flick with Alby cranking the camera and Dileep Dennies editing it.
Revealing details about the remake, director Omar Lulu has been quoted by the Deccan Chronicle as saying, “Actors from the respective industries would be roped in. I can assure established actors from Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada would be in the cast.”