Veteran actor Madhubala, popularly known by her screen name Madhoo, recently made her successful comeback to the South Indian film industry with the film ‘Vaayai Moodi Pesavum’. After the success of the film, she has been receiving more offers. Now in a latest development she has signed to act in a Kannada remake of the Telugu hit film, ‘Attarintiki Daaredhi.’ She will be playing the role which was played by actor Nadiya in the original. Madhoo confirmed the news in her statement to the media. She said, “I start shooting from August for the Kannada remake of ‘Attarintiki Daaredhi’. I will be playing Nadiya’s role in the remake.” She also added, “I love the paint on my face and camera looking into my eyes.” While most of the cast is yet to be finalized, it has been confirmed that Kiccha Sudeep, superstar of Kannada industry will be playing the male lead opposite her. He will be playing the role of Pawan Kalyan from the original Telugu film. Most likely Sudeep will also be directing the film. He has already successfully directed several films that were made from Telugu originals.
Madhoo is best known for her performance in Mani Ratnam’s ‘Roja’. She has also done several films in Bollywood.