Veeram is one film which gave Ajith a mass makeover. He sported a new look for the film with Veshti and salt and pepper hair. This earned him a name among rural audience and gave him a new fan following. The film had Ajith and Tammanah in the lead roles and had romance, action and sentiment. It was the start of the Ajith – Siruthai Siva combo which worked very well for 4 films till Viswasam. Even today if the film is telecast on Tv it has high TRP. Some of the action scenes of Veeram are pure joy for Ajith fans.
The film was dubbed in Telugu but there was also a Telugu remake Katamarayadu with Pawan Kalyan playing Ajith’s role and Shruti Hassan playing Tamanah’s role. The film is being remade in Kannada with Darshan and is titled Odeya. Meanwhile we have exciting news from Bollywood regarding Veeram Hindi remake. The buzz is that Vicky Kaushal who is the Bollywood heartthrob right now is all set to star in the Hindi remake. The film was earlier supposed to have Akshay Kumar in the lead. The movie is titled Land of Lungi and will give Vicky Kaushal a mass makeover.