Almost 3 years ago, Rohit Shetty, a well-known director, and producer wanted to make a remake of Ram Lakhan with Ranveer Singh which was released in 1989. Anil Kapoor was played a cop character on that film and Madhuri Dixit was the leading lady. But Rohit wasn’t able to start with it.
Due to some casting issues the remake of Ram Lakhan is on hold. Now Rohit and Ranveer bought Karan to work jointly. Together they decided to make a cop comedy and action film titled ‘Simmba’. This movie will be a remake of Jr. NTR starred Telugu comedy, action cop film ‘Temper’ which was released in 2015. Karan already acquire the remake rights of Temper.
The teaser poster was released on December 7, 2017. Karan, Ranveer, and Rohit posted on their social pages the teaser poster of the film which also shown the release date of the film. The shoot of the film will start soon and its set to releasing on December 28, 2018.
Rohit Shetty and Karan Johar will jointly direct and produced the film on behalf of their production house Rohit Shetty Films Pvt and Karan’s Dharma Productions. This movie will be distributed by a well-known distribution company Reliance Entertainment.
Only Ranveer is confirmed for the lead role character in the film till now. Sara Ali Khan will be seen playing the leading lady character.