Sidharth Malhotra in a double role in Thadam remake
Sidharth Malhotra seems to be going places in his acting career. As soon as he wrapped up his shoot of Shershaah, he has another ambitious project at his hands. This film is going to be the official remake of Thadam, a 2019 Tamil murder mystery. Produced by Murad Khetani, the title for the Hindi remake is yet to be decided.
The confirmation of the movie by a trade source revealed that this is the second time the producer acquired the rights for a remake, the first one being Arjun Reddy. The Bollywood version unexpectedly emerged as a big hit with Shahid Kapoor in the lead as Kabir Singh. Riding on the success, the producers snatched the rights even before anyone could even notice.
Thadam is an Arun Vijay starrer Tamil movie by Magizh Thirumeni. Ashwin Varde and Murad Khetani recently acquired its Hindi remake rights.
Sidharth Malhotra in a double role
According to confirmed reports, Sidharth is roped in for a double role in the film. The dual role includes portraying a businessman and a petty thief cum gambler. It will be interesting to watch Sidharth Malhotra as the gambler who is always looking to make some quick bucks along with his crony.
Presently, the entire cast and crew are busy in the preliminaries before the shoot begins. Sidharth took up the challenge primarily due to his double role in the film, along with the powerful script as one of the factors.
With Inder Kumar as the producer and Magizh Thirumeni as the director, Thadam released in March 2019. Starring Arun Vijay in the double role, the movie turned out to be a hit. Along with Tanya Hope, Vidya Pradeep, and Smruthi Venkat in the lead roles, the film has an unexpected climax. The twists in the script and the fine line between a murder mystery and comedy are bound to bring the audience to the theatres.
Sidharth Malhotra in a double role in Thadam
The Hindi remake of Thadam will have plenty of elements to keep the viewers hooked to the screen. The screenplay and the commendable performances of the star cast from the original will inevitably form part of the remake. The original movie was set in Chennai, whereas the details for the Bollywood remake are still at the finalization stage or are kept under wraps.
As the story progresses in the movie, the characters portrayed in the double role of Sidharth Malhotra become prime suspects in a murder. The story revolves around the mystery of who committed the crime. Thadam was one of the biggest Tamil hit in 2019. With all the attributes of a perfect murder mystery, the climax of the movie is clinching.
Double role in Thadam remake
Presently the producer duo of Ashwin Varde and Murad Khetani is busy wrapping up the schedule of Satellite Shankar with Sooraj Pancholi. Will the two continue with their unbeaten run the box office with Thadam? It’s too early to predict. However, this development is enough to keep eager fans excited.