The famous Hindi thriller 'Special 26' ('Special Chhabbis') will be remade in South Indian languages, Tamil and Telugu. Director Linguswamy has approached the team to acquire the remake rights for this movie.
Sources say that Linguswamy's 'Thirupathy Brothers' and Neeraj Pandey's 'Friday Filmworks' will join hands to produce this movie in Tamil. Meanwhile, we hear from Subash Chandra Bose of 'Thirupathy Brothers' that the production houses will be funding both the Tamil as well as the Telugu version of remake. "We are working on the cast and technical crew currently, and will make official announcement shortly" said Subash. The movie in Hindi had Akshay Kumar and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead, with Manoj Bajpai and Anupam Kher in pivotal roles.