Kanchana was a successful franchise and till now three editions in Tamil have been out on this horror-humor flick directed by Raghava Lawrence. A successful film in one language draws attention from everywhere and Kanchana is no exception to this. There are widespread talks that Kanchana 2 will be remade in Hindi. Initially Salman Khan and then Ajay Devgn’s names were doing the rounds to reprise Lawrence role as hero. But it looks like it will be Akshay Kumar now as the serious contender for the role.
As regards the lady lead in the film, sources aver that Sobhita Dhulipala who essayed Dr Sameera Rao in the much acclaimed Telugu film Goodachari will be the female lead. Sources said, “Sobhita has been approached to play the lead role in the Kanchana 2 Hindi remake which will be directed by Raghava Lawrence himself”. Besides Goodachari, Sobhita has worked in Chef and Kaalakandi in Hindi with Saif Ali Khan.
The remake will be produced by Shabina Khan who produced Gabbar Is Back and co-produced Rowdy Rathore with Akshay Kumar. 2.0 villain will start working on this film once he is done with Rohit Shetty’s Sooryavanshi. Akshay Kumar already has five films up for release this year.Read More