10 Upcoming Bollywood Movies That Are Remakes Of South Movies

In the last few years, South Indian films have been successful in attracting fans from the North, thanks to the Hindi dubbing. However, some movies do not get the dubbed version which ultimately fails to reach the entire country. This results in Bollywood remakes. Like it or not, the Bollywood remake of South Indian cinema had made a huge business at the box office in past.

This shows that no matter how much fun is made on South Indian films, they actually are good enough for Bollywood to copy them and cast some B town celebrities making them a super hit.


So, here we are sharing with you some of the highly anticipated upcoming Bollywood movies that are reportedly copied from the south Indian films:

Vikram Vedha

Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan are perhaps a very unusual pair when it comes to big-screen films. But this film would be acted by this duo and a lot of other known faces will be there as well. The film originally featured R. Madhavan and Vijay Sethupathi in lead roles. The film displays a story about how a cop goes around creating a difference between bad and good cops.


The film is initially a Telugu film and Bollywood will remake it with the same name without having different scenes. Shahid Kapoor will be seen playing the lead role of a cricketer and the film is expected to release on April 22.


Soorarai Pottru

The film which was listed in the Oscars 2020, will be remade starring Akshay Kumar. The story revolves around a man who aspires to launch his airline service, but he must overcome the hurdles that land in his way.


The original film starring Thalapathy Vijay is an action-packed commercial entertainer. This movie is all about an alcoholic professor who tries to teach teenagers the difference between good and evil. Also, the film has Vijay Sethupathi as the villain who later steals the show. The Bollywood Sultan Salman Khan is rumored to star as a lead in the remake of the 2021 Tamil film.


Anniyan is a hard-hitting action thriller directed by Shankar. Even if it is dubbed by Bollywood, chances are high that one may get impressed with its powerful storytelling. According to rumors, the remake will have actor Ranveer Singh as the lead character.


Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo

Allu Arjun as Bantu grows up being frequently subjected to his father’s hatred. However, when he learns of his real parentage, he decides to cut a place for himself within the family he truly belongs to. It is rumored that the remake will have Kartik Aaryan as the lead.


Vishnu Vishal as inspector Arun gives up on his dream of becoming a filmmaker and takes up the job of a police officer after his father’s death. He then tries to track down a psychotic killer who targets schoolgirls. Akshay Kumar and Rakulpreet will be seen together in the Ratsasan remake.


Ajay Devgn is expected to perform in this Bollywood remake. The original movie was performed by Karthi as Dilli, an ex-convict, who tries to meet his daughter for the first time after leaving prison. However, his endeavors are interrupted due to a drug raid planned by Inspector Bejoy.



The film was released in 2020 and was a huge blockbuster. The story is all about Vikram, a police officer grappling with a personal tragedy, who must put his feelings aside and focus on the investigation of a missing girl named Preethi. The movie will be remade with Rajkummar Rao playing the lead role.

Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru

The title of this film has been changed to Sanki and seemingly, the film will have Varun Dhawan and Parineeti Chopra playing crucial roles. The story revolves around a cop who analyzes the case of a couple who died under mysterious and unknown circumstances.