Special 26 is a super hit Hindi film which had Akshay Kumar, Kajal Agarwal, Manoj Bajpai and Anupam Kher in the cast. This film was directed by Neeraj Pandey. He had earlier directed a super hit Hindi film titled A Wednesday which was later on remade in Tamil by Kamal Haasan with the title Unnai Pol Oruvan.
The story of Special 26 is about a group of people who pose as CBI officials and loot a jewel shop. This film is now being remade in Tamil and Telugu languages. The remake rights of Special 26 have been acquired by Lingusamy’s Tirupathi Brothers.
Subash Chandra Bose of Tirupathi Brothers while speaking said, ” We are producing this film with Neeraj Pandey in Tamil and Telugu. The director, hero and heroine are yet to be finalized. We are holding talks with the leading actors with regard to this.”