Director Jeethu Joseph, who shot to fame all over India with that blockbuster hit Drishyam is all set to start the remake of the film in Tamil with Kamal Haasan in the lead.
Gauthami is back after a hiatus playing Kamal's wife in the film, which Meena did in the original. Kalabhavan Mani will do the negative role of police constable while Asha Sarath will play the same role she did in the original.
Niveda Thomas who played Vijay’s sister in Jilla will play the role of Kamal’s 17-year-old elder daughter around whom the story takes a twist. Child artist Esther will play the 8-year-old daughter of Kamal. Ananth Mahadevan will replace the role of Siddique in the Tamil version.
The movie is tentatively titled – Papanaasam and the shoot is expected to start soon.