Producers of the Company
T series have recently bought the rights from Mukta Arts Ltd to remake director
Subhash Ghai's all-time classic, Karz.
new version is said to star Himesh Reshammiya.
is currently starring in Aap Ka Surroor which is being screened in UK cinemas.
a musical director by profession, has made his acting debut in this thriller which
is faring well at the UK box office.
the new Karz, Himesh will play the role which veteran actor Rishi Kapoor acted
in the original version. The rest of the cast is still to be finalised.
the director of the new version of Karz is still to be decided. It is very unlikely
that Mr Ghai will offer to re-direct this new version, as he directed the original
version. Shooting schedule is said to start in August 2008.
feed by Manish Gajjar
BBC Bollywood Correspondent