Even before a Kannada film is shot, there is news of it being remade in Tamil. It is none than Komal's 'Pungidasa' which is being directed by Srinath. Director Srinath himself has announced that the film is being remade in Tamil with well known comedian Santhanam playing the lead role.
'I have already narrated the story to Santhanam and the actor is pretty excited about the story. We are planning to remake 'Pungidasa' after it is made in Kannada. We are half way thorough with the film and will take up the Tamil film later this year' said Srinath.