Hindi remake of Appatlo...on cards

Deccan Chronicle.  | Pranita Jonnalagedda

Entertainment, Sandalwood

And it seems that the acclaimed film has managed to impress people up north.

A still from Appatlo Okkadundevadu.

Director Saagar Chandra’s  approach to Appatlo Okkadundevadu and the way he directed the film was greatly talked about here. And it seems that the acclaimed film has managed to impress people up north.

It is learnt that the film is likely to have a Hindi remake and “talks are on” for the same. Confirming the news, Saagar said, “Talks are on for sure. But nothing is certain and if anything materialises, we will officially announce it.”

However, Saagar says he is uncertain about donning the director’s cap for the Hindi version. “I’m interested for sure. But I don’t know how things will work out. I do have some thoughts on how to adapt it for the bigger canvas in Bollywood, though,” shares the director, who has meanwhile begun working on another project too.

“Work on my next film has started and I am trying to get things in place for it. A few names have to be finalised,” he says.

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