Hrithik Roshan is currently in talks to play the lead role in the official Hindi remake of Kaithi, which was directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj. SR Prabhu’s Dream Warrior Pictures, which bankrolled the original version, has teamed up with Reliance Entertainment to produce the Hindi remake.
Sources say Lokesh Kanagaraj is in talks to helm the Hindi version of the film too, but he is yet to give his final nod to the project. An official confirmation is awaited from the team. Lokesh is also believed to have signed a new film for Kamal Haasan’s Raaj Kamal Films International, which is rumored to star Superstar Rajinikanth.