Ramana is a hit film which had Vijayakanth in the lead role. This film was directed by A R Murugadoss. This film is being remade in Hindi now.
The Hindi version has been titled Gabbar. Krish of Vaanam fame will be directing this Hindi version.
Akshay Kumar will be donning the role which Vijayakanth donned in Tamil. Bollywood’s popular producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali is producing this film.
Initially there was news that Jayam Raja will direct this film but Raja had quit this film. Now it has been officially announced that the famous Telugu director Krish will be directing this film.
A R Murugadoss who was not interested in directing the remake version is now directing the Hindi remake of the Tamil film Thuppakki. The Hindi version is titled Pistol.