Drishyam is a super hit Malayalam film which had Mohanlal and Meena in the lead roles.
Meena who had taken up for acting after her marriage donned the role of a younger mother.
This film which was earlier remade in Telugu and Kannada is now being remade in Tamil with the title Papanasam. This film is also being remade in Hindi.
Ajay Devgan will be donning the lead role while Shreya will be donning Meena’s role. Earlier leading actresses of Bollywood were approached for this role but they were reluctant to act because it was a mother’s role.
When asked Shreya, she readily agreed for the role. Nishikant Kamat is directing the film. The shooting of the film will be taking place in Goa and Hyderabad. Shreya had earlier acted in the Hindi film titled Zillah Ghaziabad.