The critically acclaimed Bollywood superhit film Andhadhun is being remade in Telugu starring Nithiin in the lead role and is tentatively referred to as #Nithiin30. Tamannaah Bhatia will reprise the role of Tabu in the Telugu remake while Nabha Natesh will reprise Radhika Apte’s role as the leading lady. The shooting of the film has been commenced.
The makers of the film, took to Twitter to wish actor Naresh Babu and also shared a few pictures from the sets as they celebrated his birthday. One can see Nithiin, Nabha Natesh, Director Merlapaka Gandhi, Nithiin’s sister Nikitha Reddy along with Naresh Babu as he cuts the cake on the sets of #Nithiin30. Naresh Babu will be playing a pivotal role in the film. Along with the birthday wishes and pictures, the makers also let everyone know that they have commenced shooting for #Nithiin30.
Here’s wishing the versatile actor @ItsActorNaresh garu a very Happy Birthday. The regular shoot of #ProductionNo6 has commenced.#HBDNaresh@actor_nithiin @tamannaahspeaks @NabhaNatesh @MerlapakaG #DOPYuvi #NikithaReddy pic.twitter.com/ToazYEvxUF
— Sreshth Movies (@SreshthMovies) January 20, 2021
Earlier, speaking about the movie Director Merlapaka Gandhi said, “We don’t want to tamper with the original too much. It’s a National Award-winning film and we want to treat it with the respect it deserves. However, we will be making a few changes to the screenplay so that it connects better with the Telugu audience. (sic.)”
Andhadhun’s story is about a pianist who gets entangled in the murder of an ex-actor. The Andhadhun Telugu remake is directed by Merlapaka Gandhi. Sudhakar Reddy and Nikitha Reddy will produce the film under Nithiin’s home banner Sreshth Movies. Tagore Madhu will present the film. Mahati Swara Sagar will render tunes, while Hari K. Vedanth cranks the camera for the film.