Grapevine is abuzz with the news that after considering a few names like Sneha, Nayantara and others, the makers of the film zeroed in on Anushka Shetty who reportedly had no second thoughts to act in the remake.
The movie will be simultaneously made in Tamil and Telugu. Endemol India, which has produced several Hindi TV reality shows, is entering films by producing the Kahaani remake. The shooting of the film begins in September and it will hit the screens in January 2013.
Interestingly, Vidya Balan is doing a cameo in the movie, which revolves around a pregnant NRI woman's relentless search for her missing husband.