A few days back it was announced that Akshay Kumar has been roped in to play the role of Vijayakanth in Ramana remake. Now it has been confirmed that Kareena Kapoor will be doing Simran's character in the remake. Simran ruled the roost during her time and she had the chance to play an extended cameo in one of Murgadoss's best till date.
Now Kareena who is one of the leading ladies of Bollywood has grabbed a meaty role in the remake. Earlier there were reports that Amala Paul might be essaying the role, however the actress seemed to have opted out of this project due to unavailability of dates. The movie is being directed by Krish of Vaanam fame and will be produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.