Dharma Productions and Fox Star Studios have acquired the remake rights of hit Malayalam film Hridayam, and it will be made in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.
The official handle of Dharma Movies announced the news on social media. It said, “Thrilled to announce that Dharma Productions and Fox Star Studios have acquired the rights of #Hridayam in Hindi, Tamil & Telugu – from the world of Malayalam cinema. Special thanks to @visakhsubramaniam & @cinemasmerryland. Stay tuned for upcoming updates! @karanjohar @apoorva1972 @foxstarhindi #FoxStarStudio #DharmaProductions #DharmaMovies #Dharma #KaranJohar #Films #BollywoodMovies #Movies #InstaGood #InstaDaily #Announcement #NewBeginnings”
The original, Hridayam, helmed by Vineeth Srinivasan, starred Pranav Mohanlal, Kalyani Priyadarshan, and Darshana Rajendran in lead roles. The coming-of-age love story was a massive success in Kerala.
Hridayam is a coming of age love story centered around the life of Arun Neelakandan essayed by Pranav Mohanlal and traces his life from his college days to adulthood.
The film was released in theatres in mid-January at the peak of the third wave of the pandemic, despite staggering odds the film was a massive hit and managed to get people to the theatres.