Ilayathalapathy vijay and samantha starrer Kaththi was a big hit at the tamil cinema box office. Tagore madhu has bought the telugu rights of kaththi. Producer was earlier planned to remake the movie in telugu with top actors, but none of them has shown interest to act in remake. So, the producer is planning to release the dubbed version in march 2015. the censor formalities have been completed. The telugu version of kaththi gets U/A certificate and the run time is 163 mins. Ghajini director AR Murgadoss directed this film.