After considering the names of casting Nara Rohit and Madhavan for Thani Oruvan Telugu remake, the makers have decided to go ahead with the Arvind Swamy who played the baddie in the original. The star actor reportedly agreed to come on board of the Telugu remake after he was offered hefty remuneration. Ram Charan will play the lead role.
The makers decided to cast Arvind Swamy as they were impressed with the conviction with which the actor played the confident, stylish villain role in the original.
The actor will engage in a war of brains with the Charan in the Telugu remake as he was in the original.