Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s cult comedy is one of the best movies in the history of Indian cinema. Now there are reports that producers Bhushan Kumar and Luv Ranjan have joined hands for the remake.
One of the finest actors of Bollywood Rajkumar Rao has been roped in to play Dharmendra’s role who played a botany professor, Parimal Tripathi. Dharmendra, Amitabh Bachchan, Sharmila Tagore and Jaya Bachchan starrer 1975 released ‘Chupke Chupke’ completed its 44 years. “Chupke Chupke is an iconic film and a favorite of many, including Rajkummar.
He loved the idea of a remake and has agreed to come on board. It will have Raj in the dual avatars. The script is still being finalized”. Dharmendra himself accepted that he watches the film every time it is aired on TV. “Chupke Chupke was the Sholay of comedy,” the actor asserted.