In tamil cinema, the latest fad is to do remake of Malayalam movies.
Sarrath Kumar’s forthcoming Chennaiyil Oru Naal is inspired by Malayalam hit Traffic, Prakashraj, Sneha-starrer Un Samayil Araiyil is remake of Salt N Pepper and director Karu Pazhaniapan’s comeback film Jannal Oram is Tamil version of Ordinary.
Critically acclaimed Malayalam film Cocktail will be remade into Tamil with actress Radhika Apte among others comprising the cast.
Chennaiyil Oru Naal has an ensemble cast of Sarath Kumar, Prakash Raj, Prasanna, Cheran, Radhika Sarathkumar, Nassar, Lakshmi Ramakrishnan, Parvathi Menon and Iniya among others. Shaheed Khader has directed the film and it produced by Radhika Sarath Kumar.
Based on a real-life incident, the film is about how through an accident suffered by a boy is intertwined multiple stories of other characters in the film.