The remake "Karzzzz", is produced by Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar and directed by Satish Kaushik. The film stars Himesh alongside Urmila Matondkar, Gulshan Grover, Danny Denzongpa and Rohini Hatangadi. Himesh Reshammiya plays the role of Rishi Kapoor in the remake and also scores a hat trick by acting, singing and composing the music for the film!
The shooting is scheduled to commence from Mid-January and the film will be shot in South Africa, Kenya and Mumbai.
T-Series has bought the remake rights from Mukta Arts for the original film 'Karz' directed by Subhash Ghai. The original film had a cast of Rishi Kapoor, Tina Munim, Premnath amongst others and was a major blockbuster.
Himesh's second film to be produced by T-Series is 'Kajraare' which will be directed by Pooja Bhatt and the third production is 'A Love Issshtory' by John Matthew Matthan of 'Sarfarosh' fame. Bhushan Kumar has given his full backing to the projects and is eager to get the show on the road!
Since Himesh considers 29th to be his lucky number, he saw to it that the mahurat of all his 3 films was held on 29 th November '07 in a span of 45 min flat, which once again is numerologically auspicious for him!ALSO READ: Parineeti Chopra misses late co-stars Sushant and Rishi Kapoor as their film 'Shuddh Desi Romance' clocks ten