Director Harish Shankar has caught all the attention by scoring an industry hit with a remake. He remade Dabanng as Gabbar Singh in Telugu with Pawan Kalyan as the lead and proved that any subject can be changed according to the audience's sensibilities and can be made successful.
Currently, he is remaking Tamil hit Jigarthanda in Telugu as Valmiki. Varun Tej is playing the lead role in it. Meanwhile, it is being heard that Harish will be remaking another film as his next project. Apparently, he has been roped in as the director of Hindi hit Andhadhun's Telugu remake.
Hero Nithiin's father Sudhakar Reddy bagged the remake rights of Andhadhun and he will be producing this film along with Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. Nithiin will be essaying the lead role in it and Harish will helm the film. The shoot of this film will go on floors during the summer next year.