The 2014 Hindi film is being remade into Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Malayalam.
Queen remakes Paris Paris, Butterfly, That Is Mahalakshmi, Zam Zam reveal first posters
Mumbai - 19 Oct 2018 14:02 IST
Updated : 14:22 IST
The southern remakes of Queen (2014), starring Kangana Ranaut, have all released their first posters today (19 October). Producer-actress Parul Yadav unveiled the four films, including the Kannada film, Butterfly, in which she stars as the lead Parvati.
Living in the character of #Parvati has been one of the best experiences in my life. Presenting to you, our first look of #MovieButterly#MovieButterflyFL #TheSweetestGirl #Queenremakes @Ramesh_aravind #ShashiVarunRao @ElliAvrRam @thanga18 @satyaphegde @manukumaran @mediente pic.twitter.com/AZANeNVh5z— Parul Yadav (@TheParulYadav) October 19, 2018
The film is directed by Ramesh Aravind, while actor Varun Shashi Rao and actress Elli Avram star with Yadav. The producer-actress called "living in the character of #Parvati has been one of the best experiences in my life."
She then unveiled the looks of the rest of the remakes, featuring the lead actresses — Kajal Aggarwal as Parameswari in the Tamil film, Paris Paris; Manjima Mohan as Zama Nazreen in the Malayalam film, Zam Zam; and Tamannaah Bhatia as Mahalakshmi in the Telugu film, That Is Mahalakshmi.
Adding a triple shot of fun to your festival mood by introducing my friends from the neighbouring states!— Parul Yadav (@TheParulYadav) October 19, 2018
Meet #parameswari @MsKajalAggarwal#ZamaNazreen @mohan_manjima & #Mahalakshmi @tamannaahspeaks
Best wishes guys!!! 😊🤗 pic.twitter.com/ykSjvXAHmm
The three actresses shared their versions of Rani, originally essayed by Kangana Ranaut. The actress won a National Award for Best Actress for her performance.
Paris Paris is also directed by Ramesh Aravind, and Varun Shashi Rao and Elli Avram are also starring in this version. That Is Mahalakshmi is directed by Prasanth Varma, with Sanjay Swaroop, Jagapathi Babu and Priyadarshi Pullikonda playing the leads. Zam Zam is directed by Neelakanta, with Shibani Dandekar co-starring with lead actress Manjima Mohan.
The release dates for all four films are yet to be announced.