The remake rights of Ramana, original version of Tagore, have been bought by director Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The director very much like Rowdy Rathore wants to produce this film as well. And this is where numerous reports have kept on emerging about the project.
Initially it was regarding the director of the film then it was about the hero of the film. Names of actors like Shahrukh Khan, Ajay Devgn etc were thrown. Now another name has joined the list of the probable actors and it is Akshay Kumar. Since the actor has already worked in Rowdy Rathore, a Sanjay Leela Bhansali production, it is being assumed that the actor would do this remake as well. An official confirmation regarding the cast is awaited. The film will go onto floors in the first half of 2013.