Initially, there were reports that Shriya Saran was approached to play Manju Warrier's role in the Telugu remake of Asuran.
Now, the buzz in the Telugu media is that National Award Winning actress Priyamani is likely to play Manju Warrier's role in the Telugu remake and she is expected to soon sign the dotted line. Priyamani was last seen in the Amazon Prime series 'The Family Man'.
Ace actor Venkatesh has been roped in to play Dhanush's part in the Telugu remake of Asuran.To be produced by Suresh Babu and Asuran's original producer Kalaipuli S Thanu, Srikanth Addala of Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu has been roped in to direct the film.
The rest of the cast and crew of the film are yet to be finalized.