Simbu in the remake of Potugadu?

The latest buzz is that Manchu Manoj's Potugadu is being remade in Tamil with Simbu! It's a known fact that Manoj and Simbu are good friends and in fact Simbu had sung a song 'Bujji Pilla' for Manoj in 'Potugadu', which has become a chart-buster. It is being said that Simbu enjoyed the Telugu movie so much that he hinted his wish to be part of the film. And acting upon his wish, producer Lagadapati Sridhar decided to remake the film in Tamil with Simbu. 

According to the latest news Tamil remake will have Cheran of 'Autograph' fame as the director. Potugadu itself is a remake of Kannada hit film 'GovindayaNamaha'. PawanWadeyar directed the movie both in Kannada and Telugu. Meanwhile 'Potugadu' continues to have a good run at the theatres in Andhra Pradesh.
Source :  NowRunning.Com