According to the latest grapevine in Tollywood, there is a war is going on for the remake rights of Krishna Vamsi’s latest flick with Nani, ‘Paisa’.
Sources say that Sridevi, who has many friends in Tollywood and who is known to buy films for her husband and friends in Bollywood, is keen on buying the rights of 'Paisa' for her husband, Boney Kapoor who wants to remake the film in Hindi with his young actor son Arjun Kapoor.
And on the other hand it is said that Shahid Kapoor too is very keen to buy the rights of Paisa, to produce the film himself and start a production house of his own as the norm seems to be in Bollywood these days. It is said that, both the teams have sent their best men to do the negotiations. Sources close to Krishna Vamsi say that the creative director has not yet made any decision regarding the sale of remake rights. But they have hinted that Krishna Vamsi wants to direct the Hindi version too, so may be the rights would go to the party which will allow him to direct the Hindi version.
Paisa has Katherine Theresa and Siddhika Sharma as female leads opposite Nani and veteran Kannada actor Charanraj is playing the baddie in the film. Paisa is said to be a political satire on money laundering. Ramesh Puppala is producing the film on his Yellow flowers Banner.