Director Bejoy Nambiar is has roped in Dhanush for the Hindi remake of super hit Maniratnam movie, Agni Natchathiram. However no news about other cast of the movie is avilabe for now. Earlier reports told that Vicky Kaushal and Harshvardhan Rane are the lead of the remake but now Dhanush being a part has surprised everyone. Dhanush actor has done two movies in Hindi Raanjhanaa and Shamitabh if Agni Natchathiram happens and becomes a super hit it will give another shade to the actor as it is an action movie.
Agni Natchathiram released in 1988 had Prabhu and Karthik as male lead and Amala and Nirosha as female leads. The theme of the movie is about the fight between two half brothers and their claim in fatherhood. The movie has already been remade into Hindi with the name Vansh starring Siddharth Ray and Sudesh Berry. However the new remake will only have the basic plot and everything will be changed it seems.