VV Vinayak was supposed to direct the remake of Lucifer but Megastar Chiranjeevi has given this opportunity to Mohan Raja. Later, the director teamed up with Bellamkonda Sreenivas for the remake of Chatrapathi in Hindi. However, there are rumors that the project is not going to happen. Now, there are reports about him working on Karnan remake.
Bellamkonda Sai Sreenivas bagged the rights to remake Karnan in Telugu. There were initially reports that Srikanth Addala will direct the film but now, we hear Vinayak's name for the project. As of now, the film unit confirmed the project but did not give any clarity on who will direct the film.
Karnan was directed by Mari Selvaraj. Dhanush and Rajisha Vijayan played the lead roles in the film. The complete details of the project will come out soon.