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The Kannada version of U Turn, released in 2016, featured Shraddha Srinath in the lead role while the Tamil and Telugu versions, both premiered in 2018, starred Samantha Ruth Prabhu as the protagonist

Jul 5, 2021

Alaya Furniturewalla shared this photo. (Image courtesy: alayaf )
Highlights

  • The Hindi remake will be directed by Arif Khan
  • It will be produced by Ekta Kapoor
  • The shooting for the film starts tomorrow

New Delhi: Alaya Furniturewalla, who is one-film old in Bollywood, will be seen in a Hindi remake of 2016 Kannada hit U Turn. The remake will mark Alaya’s second film. Announcing her new film on Instagram, Alaya wrote: “Sometimes in life, taking a shortcut is not the only way ahead. Think twice before you change the course of your journey and take a #UTurn!” The Hindi remake will be directed by Arif Khan and produced by Ekta Kapoor and her mother Shobha Kapoor. The shooting for the film starts tomorrow. U Turn was originally released in Kannada by director Pawan Kumar, who then filmed it simultaneously in Tamil and Telugu under the same title.
Sharing a teaser of sorts of U Turn, Ekta Kapoor wrote: “After its blockbuster success in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada, coupled with awards galore, super excited for our adaptation of U-Turn! In life, there are no shortcuts. But sometimes you have to break the rules and take a #UTurn to change the course of your journey.”
Check out Ekta Kapoor and Alaya Furniturewalla’s posts here:
After it’s blockbuster success in Tamil, Telugu & Kannada, coupled with awards galore, super excited for our adaptation of U-Turn!
In life, there are no shortcuts. But sometimes you have to break the rules and take a #UTurn to change the course of your journey. pic.twitter.com/pAu88Gvwnd
Ekta Kapoor (@ektarkapoor) July 5, 2021
The Kannada version of U Turn, released in 2016, featured Shraddha Srinath in the lead role while the Tamil and Telugu versions, premiered in 2018, featured Samantha Ruth Prabhu as the lead star. U Turn was also remade in Malayalam in 2017 titled Careful.
U Turn is about the story of a motorist who dies by accident after breaking a traffic rule at a flyover in Bangalore and the investigation of the case by an intern journalist and two police inspectors to find the real culprit.
Details about other cast of U Turn and its release date have not been revealed yet.