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Boney Kapoor to remake Tamil film Comali with Arjun Kapoor in the lead

The film is about a man who faces difficulties adjusting to the current era after waking up from coma. 

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After foraying into the Tamil film industry with the remake of the Hindi movie Pink (2016) in the form of Nerkonda Paarvaai (2019), Boney Kapoor will now be remaking the Tamil film Comali (2019) in Hindi and other languages. He recently bought the rights of the film.

The Hindi remake of the film will star Boney's son Arjun Kapoor. Confirming the news, the producer said in an official statement, “We are pleased to have acquired remake rights of Comali for all languages in the world. In Hindi remake, Arjun will star.”

The names of the cast and the director will be revealed later. 

Comali review: This Jayam Ravi-starrer is silly but the jokes do the trick

Comali starred Jayam Ravi, Kajal Aggarwal and Samyukhta Hegde and was directed by Pradeep Ranganathan. The film, which was a light-hearted drama, was about a man who faces difficulties in adjusting to the current era after waking up from coma. It was this year’s Independence Day release. 

Kapoor is currently producing Maidaan (2020) with Ajay Devgn in the lead. The film is based in the golden era of Indian football and is directed by Badhaai Ho (2018) director Amit Ravindernath Sharma. He is also slated to produce the Telugu remake of Badhaai Ho, which will be his entry in Telugu film industry.