The trailer of Nerkonda Paarvai, the Tamil remake of the Bollywood hit film Pink, starring Ajith is going viral in social media. Ajith reprises Amitabh Bachchan’s role as a lawyer while Shraddha plays his client. Journalist Ragaraj Pandey is also in the cast.
It is an intense courtroom drama. The remake is being produced by Boney Kapoor and directed by H Vinoth of Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru fame. The film will have Vidya Balan in a crucial role, and will also star Andrea Tariang and Abhirami Venkatachalam in important roles.
The original was directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury who received the National Film Award in 2008 for his Bengali film Antaheen. In addition to receiving critical acclaim, Pink was a box office success, too.
The Tamil film’s music is being composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja with Nirav Shah working on its cinematography and Gokul Chandran editing it. Plans are on to release the movie 10 August.