A lot of Bollywood films have been remade till today and a lot of them have been blockbuster hits. As per sources, we’ve learnt that Murad Khetani, who backed the 2019 film Kabir Singh starring Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani has now bagged rights for the classic Namak Halal. The film starring Amitabh Bachchan, Parveen Babi, Smita Patil and Shashi Kapoor was loved by all and the remake of this has just gotten the fans excited.
A trade source reveals, “Big B’s Namak Halal will now be remade. Murad Khetani has bought the rights to the original and is currently putting it in place.” Murad Khetani himself has confirmed the news and shared, “Yes, I have bought the rights to remake Amitabh Bachchan-Shashi Kapoor-Smita Patil-Parveen Babi starrer Namak Halal. It’s a film that has been loved across generations and by people of all ages. We are working on the script at this point. We haven’t approached any actor or director for the film as of now. We will work on the casting once we lock the script completely.”
The film was released 38 years ago and loved by people belonging to different age groups. The film is all about Arjun played by Big B, a youngster, who works at a hotel owned by Raja a.k.a. Shashi Kapoor and serves him faithfully. However, when he learns about a plot to kill Raja, he decides to save him from harm at any cost.
While no actors have been approached yet, we’re waiting to see to see who plays the role of these legendary actors.
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