Joseph Tamil remake: Watch the teaser of Visithiran here!
As reported earlier, Malayalam actor Joju George’s hit film ‘Joseph’ is getting remade in Tamil. M Padmakumar, who directed the original film in Malayalam, is helming the Tamil version as well. Producer-turned-actor RK Suresh is reprising the lead role played by Joju. On New Year’s Day, the makers have released the teaser online. It seems like a faithful remake with most scenes recreated as such.
‘Joseph’ tells the story of a retired policeman who unravels the mystery behind his ex-wife’s strange death. Joju George’s performance was widely praised and won him numerous accolades including the Kerala State award for Best Character Actor and a Special Jury Mention at the National level.
The Tamil version ‘Visithran’ has its screenplay adapted by John Mahendran, the director of Vijay’s ‘Sachien’. Poorna, Madhu Shalini, Ilavarasu, Marimuthu, Bagavathi Perumal and Anil Murali are part of the supporting cast. GV Prakash is handling the music department. Vetrivel Mahendran is the cinematographer. Multiple national-award winning filmmaker Bala is producing the film.