Report by Ashok Palit, Bhubaneswar: Finally, Ollywood has inspired south film industry to go for a remake of an Odia film. Yes, readers, news has excited the ollywood atmosphere as the prestigious south film production house ‘Gemini Production’ has signed Sanjay Nayak, the director of Baeesi Pahache Khelina Meena, to remake the movie in Tamil.
The Tamil film will be titled ‘Mahapralayam’. Originally I had taken inspiration from our ancient Odia scripture Malika while doing Baeesi Pahache Khelina Meena. The movie however impressed Manohar Prasad, the producer of Mahapralayam, and he asked me to direct the Tamil version. He also wants it to be 3D as well.
While Baeesi Pahache Khelina Meena already have done good business and brought me success, the Tamil version will shape of my career further”, Sanjay Nayak has jovially expressed. The music sitting of Mahapralayam has just started. Reputed artists from Tamil industry are planned to be cast in the movie. To be noted with Mahapralayam, Sanjay Nayak will be the first Odia director to work in south.