Dhanush-Vetrimaaran films have always had a successful run at the box-office. The combo's recent release Asuran which hit the screens and has emerged as a blockbuster hit.
Asuran, directed by Vetri Maaran, features Dhanush, Manju Warrier, Pasupathy, Teejay Arunasalam, Ken Karunas and Aadukalam Naren in prominent role in tamil. The film received rave reviews from audience and critics.
This dash hit of Asuran movie has given a big way to remake of the film in Telugu. Venkatesh Daggubati will be playing the role essayed by Dhanush in the original and the film will be produced by Suresh Babu along with Tamil producer Kalaipuli S Thanu of V Creations. Sources in the know say that the producers have approached Hanu Raghavapudi to direct the remake.
Earlier it was said that the role of manju warrier was done by Anushka Shetty but now it is official confirmed that the role is been done by the versatile actoress Priyamani who pinned the role of Muththazhagu Paruthiveeran.