Joju George starrer ‘Joseph’ is getting remade in Tamil. M Padmakumar, who directed the original film in Malayalam, is helming the Tamil version as well. RK Suresh is reprising the lead role played by Joju. The Tamil remake has been titled as ‘Vichithran’ and its first look poster has been released online. Multiple National-award winning filmmaker Bala is producing the film.
‘Joseph’ tells the story of a retired policeman who unravels the mystery behind his ex-wife’s death. Joju’s performance in the film was widely appreciated and won him numerous accolades including the Kerala State award for Best Character Actor ad Special Jury Mention at the National level.
The Tamil version ‘Vichithran’ has its screenplay adapted by John Mahendran, the director of Vijay’s much-loved film ‘Sachien’. GV Prakash is handling the music department. Shamna Kasim and Madhu Shalini will be seen as the female leads. The film is currently in the final stages of production.