We have already reported that Telugu blockbuster film Bhaagamathie is going to be remade in Hindi with a huge budget in the kitty. And just like we said, the film went to Bollywood and it is official now.
Saand Ki Aankh actress Bhumi Pednekar is playing the lead role in this thriller which is titled Durgavati. Ashok, who made the Telugu version will be directing the Hindi version also and took to social media to announce the news.
On his Facebook page, he wrote, "Bhumi Pednekar in & as #DURGAVATI, a scary-thriller. Presented by #CapeOfGoodFilms and #BhushanKumar, produced by #VikramMalhotra Directed by me #Ashok, goes on floors by mid-January. #ashok #ashokdirector #directorashok #durgavati ." (sic)
The director shared a photograph of the main team and actress Bhumi Pednekar, who is playing Durgavati is seen holding a placard that reads Hero along with presenters Akshay Kumar, Bhushan Kumar, and producer Vikram Malhotra. The film will go on the floors soon and details of other cast members are awaited.