The movie tells the story of two high-school sweethearts Okay Ramachandra, performed by Sharwanand and Janaki Devi alias Jaanu, performed by Samantha, assembly at their high-school reunion. It sees them reminiscing about their childhood and questioning how life may’ve turned out in a different way for them. The Tamil authentic starred Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha in lead roles and was a large hit when it launched. The songs too have been a success and it stays to be seen if the identical magic might be recreated for the remake.
The movie sees cinematography by Mahendiran Jayaraju, enhancing by Praveen KL, dialogues by Mirchi Kiran and music by Govind Vasantha, who additionally composed the music for the Tamil authentic. The movie has been licensed and has a runtime of 151 minutes. The movie will likely be set in Visakhapatnam and Hyderabad now, with a couple of key sequences shot in Kenya. Aside from the lead actors, Gouri G Kishan and Varsha Bollamma who additionally star within the authentic reprise their roles within the remake enjoying the youthful model of Jaanu and Ram’s apprentice respectively.
When producer Dil Raju noticed the teaser of ‘96’, he was blown away by it. A lot in order that he watched the primary rush of the movie. “I don’t perceive Tamil however I watched the movie even earlier than it launched and it felt like magic. I even confirmed the movie to Nani and Bunny and so they agreed. I instantly paid the producer 15 lakhs greater than what he requested as a result of the story is so pure,” he says. Director C Premkumar, who labored because the assistant cameraman for ‘Arya’ was introduced on-board subsequent.
Whereas Samantha and Sharwanand have been forged within the remake, in lieu of Trisha and Vijay Sethupathi, Dil Raju reveals that the actors took some convincing to be introduced on-board. “Sharwanand took a day to say sure however Samantha took a while as a result of she was scared she’d be in comparison with Trisha. I satisfied her she is going to convey her personal expertise to the movie and she or he agreed,” he says, including, “After the shoot started, she thanked me for bringing her on-board.”
It stays to be seen if ‘Jaanu’ will match as much as ‘96’ regardless of having the identical director helming the venture.