Lakshmi Manchu, who was last seen in Mani Ratnam’s Kadal has been roped in to play Neha Dhupia's role in the Tamil remake of Tumhari Sulu. Lakshmi’s character is an FM station head who impressed with Jyothika’s voice and offers her a chance to host a late night show.
Jyothika is currently busy shooting for Mani Ratnam’s mutlistarrer film 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam', the actress will join the sets of Tumhari Sulu remake in the month of May. To be produced by Dhananjayan’s BOFTA Media Works, Radhamohan will be directing the remake.
Now, the big question is who will be playing Jyothika’s husband in the remake? In her comeback film 36 Vayadhinile, it was Rahman, Madhavan played Jyothika’s pair in Magalir Mattum and in the recently released Naachiyaar, Dr. Gurushankar (Meenakshi Mission Hospital head) was seen as the husband of the actress.