After many conjectures, the lead role in Ayyappanum Koshiyum for Tamil remake has been decided. After Aayirathil Oruvan which was released in 2010 Karthi and Radhakrishnan Parthiban are joining their hands again for a Tamil remake of blockbuster Malayalam movie called Ayyappanum Koshiyum which will be produced by Kathiresan. This hit Malayalam movie was directed by Sachy and the film was supposed to be remade in several other languages. But as of now, producer Kathiresan had bagged the rights of Tamil remake.
The other supporting roles in the film were yet to be finalized. The shoot of the film may start by the end of this year when things go back to normal. The producer is also discussing the possibilities of working under a minimal crew by following the terms and conditions laid down by the government. The storyline of Ayyappanum Koshiyum is about an ego clash between a police officer named Ayyapan Nair, and a retired havildar named Koshy Kurien.
The Malayalam version had Ayyapan Nair’s role played by Biju Menon which will be replaced by Parthiban in Tamil and Koshy Kurien which was played by Prithviraj which will be essayed by Karthi in Tamil. An official announcement regarding the cast and crew will be made soon.