Karan Johar to co-produce Southern version of Agneepath

By Hindustan Times

In January this year, Agneepath’s popular remake created new trade records by garnering the highest first-day collections in Bollywood history: Rs. 24.4 crore to Rs. 26 crore. In February, Karan Johar confirmed that producers from the South had approached him for the rights of the film, for a
remake.

Now the news is that, instead of handing over the movie rights, the 40-year-old producer-director plans to co-produce the movie with a top producer from the South.

“Even six months after Agneepath’s release, my office continues to get enquiries from many producers from the South. I’m really humbled by their gesture, but for me, this film is extremely special,” says Karan, adding, “With its remake, I had to make my father (Yash Jo