Malayalam Films Remade in Bollywood

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Billu Barber (2009) - Netflix

Adapted from the Malayalam film "Katha Parayumpol" (2007) starring Mammootty and Sreenivasan, directed by M. Mohanan, it portrays the story of a humble barber whose life changes when a movie star visits his village.

Bodyguard (2011) - Netflix

Inspired by the Malayalam film "Bodyguard" (2010) starring Dileep and Nayanthara, directed by Siddique, featuring Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor, it showcases the romance between a bodyguard and the woman he is assigned to protect.

Drishyam (2015) - JioCinema

Based on the Malayalam film "Drishyam" (2013) starring Mohanlal and Meena, directed by Jeethu Joseph, starring Ajay Devgn and Tabu, directed by Nishikant Kamat, it tells the gripping tale of a man who resorts to extreme measures to protect his family after a tragic accident.

Hera Pheri (2000) - Prime Video

Adapted from the Malayalam film "Ramji Rao Speaking" (1989) starring Saikumar, Mukesh, and Innocent, directed by Siddique-Lal, starring Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty, and Paresh Rawal, directed by Priyadarshan, depicting the hilarious misadventures of three individuals caught up in a web of misunderstandings.

Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007) - Disney+ Hotstar

Inspired by the Malayalam film "Manichitrathazhu" (1993) starring Mohanlal, Shobana, and Suresh Gopi, directed by Fazil, starring Akshay Kumar and Vidya Balan, directed by Priyadarshan, it unravels the mysteries surrounding a haunted mansion and the psychological thriller that ensues.

Yaariyan 2 (2023) - N/A

Official Remake of Malayalam film Bangalore Days (2014) by Anjali Menon starring  Nivin Pauly, Dulquer Salmaan, Fahadh Faasil, Nazriya Nazim, Parvathy Thiruvothu, Isha Talwar and Paris Laxmi. Nithya Menen appears in a cameo.