Ajith Kumar to Rock Again, fulfill late Sridevi’s last wish
Hyderabad: Thala Ajith Kumar is all set for his 9th Pongal release ‘Viswasam’ in 2019. With the release of posters and songs of the movie, fans are going gaga.
As per the rumour making rounds, Ajith is likely to play dual roles in the movie but director Siva has refuted the rumours stating that the versatile actor have single role in the movie.
The Siva-Ajith combination will the fourth one after movies like Veeram, Vedhalam and Vivegam.
Meanwhile, Nayanthara is reportedly playing the female lead in the movie. It will be the South Queen’s fourth movie with Ajith, after Billa, Aegean and Arambam.
The Tamil remake of “Pink”, which will be bankrolled by Boney Kapoor, was officially launched in a customary ceremony on Friday. The yet-untitled project will star Ajith Kumar in the lead role.
On the other hand, rumours are also there that it was late Sridevi’s wish that Ajith does a film in her husband’s production.
“While working with Ajith in ‘English Vinglish’, Sridevi had expressed her desire that Ajith does a Tamil film for our home production. Nothing exciting came up till one day last year; Ajith suggested remaking ‘Pink’ in Tamil. She immediately agreed as she thought it was most appropriate and timely film to make and Ajith would bring all the elements required to make it into a great Tamil film,” Kapoor had reportedly said in a statement.
He had also said, “We hope to bring the remake of Pink’ to theatres on May 1, 2019. We are subsequently doing another film together and that will be scheduled to go on the floors in July 2019 and will be released on the April 10th, 2020.”