Kannada Films Are The New Fad In Bollywood

Kannada Films Are The New Fad In Bollywood

For a while, Telugu films have dominated the Bollywood circuits as direct releases like Baahubali and Saaho collected huge from the Hindi box office. At the same time, almost all the good Telugu films, from Pokiri to Arjun Reddy, have gone for remakes in the T-town.

And the latest happening is that Hindi filmmakers are now eyeing more on Kannada films to get some content-driven stories while Telugu films are more of masala, action and huge budgets. Recently we have also seen, Ujda Chaman and Bala, the two films that deal with baldness of the protagonist are actually offsprings of a Kannada movie, one being legal remake and other one a freemake. And now, Akshay Kumar's upcoming film 'Bell Bottom', a spy thriller comedy set in the 1980s happens to be the remake of Kannada film of the same name.

In recent times, Telugu films like U-Turn and First Rank Raju, are remakes of super hit Kannada films only, and those movies are going to Bollywood as well now. Needless to say, Kannada movies became the new fad in Hindi town as they could grab remake rights at lesser costs and the content of those films is quite new, fresh and trendy.