It is already known that one of the biggest hits of 2019, Kaithi, will be remade in Hindi. While there were speculations about who would play the lead for the movie, Hrithik Roshan, Ajay Devgn and Salman Khan were the lead runners.
Now, it is confirmed that Ajay Devgn will be playing the lead in the movie and the movie will hit the screens next year on February 12.
We’re delighted to announce that @AjayDevgn is playing the lead in Hindi remake of #Kaithi, releasing February 12, 2021. #DreamWarriorPictures @RelianceEnt @ADFFilms @Shibasishsarkar #SRPrakashbabu @prabhu_sr @Meena_Iyer
— DreamWarriorPictures (@DreamWarriorpic) February 28, 2020
Actor Karthi starred in the original which was directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj and had the music of Sam CS.