Not Vijay, but this versatile actor is the initial choice for Ghilli
Published on Apr 23, 2024 1:00 am IST

The recently re-released blockbuster Kollywood film Ghilli, starring Thalapathy Vijay and Trisha Krishnan, has stirred up quite a buzz with its sensational box office reception, even after 20 years since its original release.

Here’s an intriguing trivia tidbit about the movie. Director Dharani initially cast Chiyaan Vikram as the lead role before finalizing Vijay. However, Vikram had to opt out of the project due to scheduling conflicts, paving the way for Vijay to enter the spotlight.

Additionally, it’s worth noting that the role of the heroine, portrayed by Trisha Krishnan, was initially intended for Jyotika. Moreover, Ghilli is an official remake of the highly acclaimed Mahesh Babu starrer Okkadu. As the movie continues to captivate audiences, stay tuned for more fascinating updates and behind-the-scenes insights.

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