Dear Comrade is an Indian Telugu-language action drama film, written and directed by Bharat Kamma, which is releasing on 26th July. The film, which is also an intense love story, stars Vijay Deverakonda and Rashmika Mandanna in the lead roles. The film’s trailer reveals that the story is about a rebellious student leader, played by Vijay, who falls in love with a state level cricketer Lily, played by Rashmika. Produced by Mythri Movie Makers alongside Yash Ragineni of Big Ben Cinemas, Dear Comrade will soon be getting a Hindi remake. Filmmaker Karan Johar has just announced that he will be producing the Hindi version of the film.
In an Instagram post, KJo wrote, “Had the pleasure to be the first to see #dearcomrade! What a powerful and intense love story!!! Top notch performances by @thedeverakonda and @rashmika_mandanna!! The film is exceptionally moving and leaves you with such an important and relevant message! Strongly directed by debut director @bharatkamma and wonderfully produced by @mythriofficial!! Exceptional music by #justinprabhakaran Glad to ANNOUNCE that @dharmamovies will be producing the Hindi remake of #dearcomrade !! Super excited about this!!!”
Stunning and powerful love story! With top notch performances and exceptional music by @justin_tunes On point debut direction by @bharatkamma @TheDeverakonda is BRILLIANT as is @iamRashmika well done @MythriOfficial ! ANNOUNCING that @DharmaMovies to REMAKE this beautiful film pic.twitter.com/IRZJ7fTZ9L— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) July 23, 2019
Karan Johar also shared the announcement on this Twitter account along with a poster of the Telugu version of the film. Vijay responded to the tweet, by sharing his excitement and appreciation for the filmmaker, “So proud to have this man, watch, love and be the one to remake our baby #DearComrade in Hindi. Team Dear Comrade @karanjohar biggest hugs, love and respect for you. Can't wait to do something mad with you and @DharmaMovies.” This will be the second Bollywood remake of a film starring Vijay. The actor also appeared in the lead role of Arjun Reddy, which has been remade as Bollywood movie Kabir Singh, now one of the highest grossing films of 2019.
So proud to have this man, watch, love and be the one to remake our baby #DearComrade in Hindi.— Vijay Deverakonda (@TheDeverakonda) July 23, 2019
Team Dear Comrade
Comrade @karanjohar biggest hugs, love and respect for you. Can't wait to do something mad with you and @DharmaMovies#DearComradeOnJuly26th https://t.co/1qvu1np2n3