This talk has been going on for a long time now, ever since the remake rights were bought over. In Tamil, sources say Vijay would play the role of Aamir Khan while Madhavan would reprise his role in this remake. While the third actor is yet to be finalized, there are speculations about who will direct the remake. Buzz is that Shanakar would be roped in for this after he finishes work with Endhiran. Reports also say that the director would make some changes to the script to appeal to the kollywood audience.