Actor Saif Ali Khan says that he is excited about collaborating with actor Hrithik Roshan for the Hindi remake of the Tamil hit Vikram Vedha and knows he will have to pull up his socks to match ‘Duggu’ on the big screens. Speaking to Pinkvilla, he added that he has had numerous sessions with Pushkar-Gayathri and will begin the film’s shoot next month.
“He is a general force of cinema, so I have to get up early and pull up my socks,” he said.
Vikram Vedha, which hit the screens in 2017, was a crime-thriller that revolved around the clash between a cop and a gangster. Madhavan essayed the role of the encounter specialist Vikram while Vijay Sethupathi played his foe, the gangster Vedha. Saif plays Maddy’s role in the Hindi version while Hrithik is set to reprise VJS’ part from the original. The remake is likely to be a bit different from the Tamil version as the makers may tweak the plot to suit the Hindi audience.
Saif, meanwhile, is awaiting the release of the horror-comedy Bhoot…