In a recent update, John Abraham has acquired the Hindi remake rights of Malayalam film Ayyappanum Koshiyum. Released on 7 February 2020 the film originally starred Prithviraj Sukumaran and Biju Menon in the lead roles.
The Hindi remake will be produced by John’s home production JA Entertainment. John Abraham was quoted as saying, “Ayyappanum Koshiyum is an entertaining film that strikes a perfect balance between action, thrill and a good story. At JA Entertainment we are keen to bring such appealing stories to our audience. By doing what we do with dedication and focus, we hope to make a truly engaging film with this remake. This film also fits right into our future plans as we believe that the Hindi film industry will bounce back with efficient and entertaining projects soon after the Covid19 crisis.”
Written and directed by Sachy and produced by Ranjith and P. M. Sasidharan under the company Gold Coin Motion Picture Company the film is an action thriller. Story of the film revolves around the conflict between Koshy Kurien, an influential and wealthy ex-Havildar, and Ayyappan Nair, a Sub-inspector in Attappadi.
Meanwhile, John is working on a couple of projects including Satyameva Jayate 2 and Attack.