Bollywood’s leading producer Boney Kapoor along with the leading producer of Telugu films Dil Raju will produce the Hindi remake of Venkatesh’s film ‘F2 (Fun and Frustration)‘. The makers made it official and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to make the announcement.
Taran wrote, “IT’S OFFICIAL… Boney Kapoor and Dil Raju [leading producer of
#Telugu films] join hands for the official #Hindi remake of #Telugu hit #F2… #Hindi film will be directed by Anees Bazmee… #F2 stars Venkatesh, Varun Tej, Tamannaah and Mehreen Pirzada.”
IT'S OFFICIAL… Boney Kapoor and Dil Raju [leading producer of #Telugu films] join hands for the official #Hindi remake of #Telugu hit #F2… #Hindi film will be directed by Anees Bazmee… #F2 stars Venkatesh, Varun Tej, Tamannaah and Mehreen Pirzada.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) March 29, 2019
Boney Kapoor has roped Anees Bazmee to direct the comedy-drama.
Confirming the news, Boney Kapoor told Mirror, “It’s a fun film and a family entertainer. I thoroughly enjoyed watching it and I believe it’s a subject that will resonate with the Hindi audience as well. Dil Raju suggested that we make the Hindi version together. He is one of the most established producers down South and also a distributor and exhibitor. It’s the coming together of two passionate filmmakers.”
Talking about the noted director he said, “Anees has always excelled at such fun subjects as a writer and director and we have a good rapport, so he was the obvious choice. From No Entry, to Ready, Welcome and Mubarakaan, all his films have been entertainers.”
‘F2’ is a hit Telugu film featuring Varun Tej, Tamannaah and Mehreen Pirzada along with Venkatesh. The film was directed by Anil Ravipudi and produced by Shirish and Lakshman. The film earned more than ₹100 crores worldwide.
The film was made under Sri Venkateswara Creations banner and the story revolved around two married men who are frustrated by their wives and lives after marriage.