Kiara Advani is all set to star alongside Ranveer Singh in the remake of S. Shankar’s Tamil psychological thriller Anniyan which released in 2005.
The upcoming film recently sparked controversies as producer V Ravichandran claimed he owned the rights to the film. However, S Shankar has since maintained that he owns the rights to the film.
According to the same report, Kiara Advani signed the deal to star in Anniyan remake last week on Friday. Advani has featured in South films, including Bharat Ane Nenu and Vinaya Vidheya Rama.
The 2005 psychological action thriller, Anniyan, featured South star Vikram in the lead and chronicled the story of a man who suffers from multiple personality disorder- working as a lawyer by day and a vigilante at night.
The adaptation billed as a pan-India project will be produced by Jayantilal Gada of Pen Studios.