Kahaani was a search thriller released in Hindi movie industry and was directed by director Sujoy Gosh. The movie became an instant hit with some good twists in the tale. The movie was also spoken for a powerful performance from actress Vidya Balan, who played the lead role of Vidya Bagchi. Kahaani has been collecting a bag of awards for its good content in almost all leading award ceremonies happening in the country. The movie is also going to be remade in Tamil and Telugu cinema industry by director Shekar Kammula, and guess who is the actress who is going to essay the lead role played by Vidya Balan in the original? It is actress Nayanthara, the comeback queen, who is going to star in the remake of Kahaani!
It seems the filmmakers have officially signed the actress to play the lead role in both the industries. The actress herself was available for a comment regarding the remake of Kahaani. She told the media that she is extremely delighted to be a part of the remake of Kahaani. She also said that the character of Vidya Bagchi was played beautifully by Vidya Balan in the Hindi original, and she would love to repeat the same performance in Tamil on screen. She added southern audiences would see her in a completely different avatar in the remake movie.
The director, Shekar Kammula told the media that Nayanthara has the ability to connect with the audiences immediately with this role in the remake of Kahaani. He added that that was the reason why they chose Nayanthara to play the role of Vidya Bagchi in the remake versions.
For your information, Kahaani is the story of a character called Vidya Bagchi, a pregnant lady from London coming to Kolkata in search of her missing husband during the celebration times of Durga Puja!