Android Kunjappan Tamil version titled as Google Kuttappan
Malayalam hit film ‘Android Kunjappan Version 5.25’ is getting remade in Tamil. Veteran Tamil filmmaker KS Ravikumar had bagged its remake rights. Interestingly, he is also playing the lead role essayed by Suraj Venjaramoodu in the original. Ravikumar’s former assistants Sabari and Saravanan are directing the film, which has been titled as ‘Google Kuttappan’.
‘Bigg Boss’ fame Tharshan and Losliya will be playing the other two leads. Yogi Babu will also be seen in another important role. Last day, film’s launch was held and it was attended by all the cast and crew members. Ghibran will be composing music for the film.
The original Malayalam film starring Suraj Venjaramoodu and Soubin Shahir was a box-office hit that also won critical appreciation. It even bagged three awards the State level including ones for Best Debut Director (Ratheesh Balakrishna Poduval) and Best Actor (Suraj Venjaramoodu).
It will be interesting to see how the makers of the Tamil version adapt the script and make it appealing to the Tamil audience.