Akshay confirmed as Tagore

The successful remake of Telugu film Rowdy Rathore, which has entered the Rs.100 crore club, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has now set his eyes on another remake. And this time the action hero has targeted megastar Chiranjeevi’s super hit film Tagore (2003). Sources say that designer Shabina Khan has bagged the remake rights of the film and shall soon commence production in mid-2013.

Tagore, a Telugu remake of Tamil super hit film Ramana, is a movie that underscores the fight against corruption. VV Vinayak has directed the Telugu version while AR Murugadoss originally directed the Tamil film that starred Vijayakanth.