Ajay Devgn has his hands full and with his directorial ‘Shivaay‘ too in the loop, the actor has decided to postpone it and work on his tow other important projects first. The actor’s much-talked about remake of Mohanlal’s ‘Drishyam‘ will now go on the floors this month. After having a recee of locations for his own directorial, Ajay will now start shooting for Drishyam.
The film is iconic for it has created enormous box office records in the South. Being produced by Viacom 18, Ajit Andhare – COO, Viacom18 Motion Pictures said, “Drishyam is an iconic film that leaves you spellbound and intrigued long after you have watched it. Its box office record in Malayalam & Telugu speaks for itself. The lead role that Ajay will play has been essayed by legends like Mohanlal, Venkatesh and Kamal Hassan. With such pedigree, and a rare combination of strong content and top acting prowess we are looking to create something special here. Nishi is raring to go, we will be on the floor in February and look to release in the film in September/October.”
Director Nishikant Kamat said, “The subject of Drishyam has always excited me, and if there‘s anyone I would visualize as the lead character, it was Ajay!! He perfectly suits the bill. The Movie will go on floor in February 2015.”
Ajay also has another project titled ‘Baadshaho‘ with Milan Luthria, only after completing this will he get back to working on ‘Shivaay‘.