Boney Kapoor, Ajith Kumar look to continue their collaboration after Nerkonda Paarvai. Read details
Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor has signed a Rs 100 crore deal with Tamil star and family friend Ajith Kumar. According to reports, the duo will soon come up with two more films after Nerkonda Paarvai.
Reports suggest that the deal was of three movies in Tamil. The first among the three is Nerkonda Paarvai, which is a remake of the Bollywood film Pink, which is set to release in August.
The Tamil version of Pink is directed by H Vinoth and features Vidya Balan, Mahat Raghavendra, Shraddha Srinath, Andrea Tariang and Abhirami Venkatachalam, among others.
In an interview with a news agency, Boney had said, "While working with Ajith in English Vinglish, Sridevi had expressed her desire of Ajith doing a Tamil film for our home production. Nothing exciting came up until one day last year when Ajith suggested remaking Pink in Tamil. She immediately agreed as she thought it was appropriate and timely and that Ajith would bring all the elements required to make it into a great Tamil film."
Boney, and Ajith's second film together will be also directed by H Vinoth and will start filming in a few months. Reports say it will be an action thriller and will hit the screens next year.
Just after the trailer of Nerkonda Paaravai was out, Boney took to Twitter and had revealed that he wanted to re-launch Ajith in Bollywood, however, the Tamil star is willing to work. "Saw the rushes of #NerkondaPaaravai. Happy... What a performance by Ajith.... I hope he agrees to do Hindi films soon. Have 3 action scripts, hope he says yes to atleast one of them. #NerkondaPaaravai #Ajithkumar. [sic]" he had tweeted earlier.
According to reports, Boney is planning to get Ajith to do a Hindi film soon to fulfill his one of the wishes of his wife Sridevi of Ajith doing a film in produced by her husband.
Last Updated 3:43 PM IST