Director Bala decided to produce the remake of Malayalam film Joseph under his banner with actor R. K. Suresh reprising the role of Joju George. John Mahendran was signed to write the dialogues for the original script of Shahi Kabir. Suresh increased his weight by 22 kilos and later had to shed weight for his young appearance, Moreover, Suresh had to give three different voices in the dubbing for the film.Poorna and Madhu Shalini were signed to play the roles of Athmiya Rajan and Madhuri Braganza respectively. Malayalam actor Anil Murali reprised the same role in the original.
Visithiran to hit the screens on May 20
Popular producer and actor R K Suresh who made his Kollywood debut in director Bala’s Tharai Thappattai is all set for the release of his next film ‘Visithiran’, which is the official remake of the 2018 Malayalam film ‘Joseph’ which featured Joju George in the lead role. The remake is directed by M.Padmakumar and produced by director Bala under his banner B Studios.