HIT: Rajkummar Rao Leads Part I of ‘Investigation Franchise’, Remake of Telugu Cop Thriller


Rajkummar Rao has been roped in to superstar within the Hindi remake of Telugu cop mystery movie “HIT”, the makers introduced on Wednesday.

“HIT”, which stands for Homicide Intervention Team – tells the tale of a cop who’s at the path of a lacking girl.

The 2020 unique starred Vishwak Sen and Ruhani Sharma within the lead. Directed via Sailesh Kolanu, the Hindi remake of the action-thriller that doubles up as a cop drama will superstar Rao within the lead. Dil Raju is connected to supply.

“When I saw ‘HIT’, I instantly connected with it. It’s an engaging story, relevant in today’s environment. As an actor I am always on the look out to play characters I haven’t explored and ‘HIT’ gives me a chance to do that . I’m looking forward to take this journey with Sailesh and Dil Raju,” Rao stated in a commentary.

Kolanu, who additionally directed the unique movie, stated the actor was once apt to play the position of a afflicted cop.

“The first case of ‘HIT’ tells the story of a police officer who is constantly fighting a battle with his past and his present. So it’s a troubled character. I wanted to cast someone who can bring that darkness to the role and still make the audience root for him with a matured performance. I felt Raj can evoke that kind of a response,” he stated.

The director stated he has been following Rao’s paintings since 2011’s critically-acclaimed movie “Shaitaan”, through which the actor performed the position of a police officer.

“He is a terrific actor and has managed to surprise us every time with his performances. I am really excited to be working with Rajkummar Rao and Dil Raju sir on this project,” Kolanu stated.

“HIT” is deliberate as an investigation franchise within the south and Kolanu is eager to apply that during Bollywood as neatly.

“I feel the premise of ‘HIT’ is very global. But I will be making very minor changes to suit the sensibilities of the audience all over India,” Kolanu stated.

Raju, who’s remaking 2019 Telugu sports activities drama “Jersey” in Hindi with Shahid Kapoor, can be backing this challenge below Dil Raju Productions banner together with Kuldeep Rathore.

“HIT” is now in pre-production and can cross on flooring in 2021.



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