Arun Vijay's Thadam which had hit the big screens on 1st March has been running successfully in some areas with packed houses. The film has turned as one of the biggest hits in the actor's career and the news is, Bollywood filmmaker Murad Khetani has bought the remake rights of the film. It was heard that Murad has informed a leading media house about the remake and said that they are currently searching for a right director to remake the film. He also said that they have heard a lot of positive reviews about the film and when the producers screened the film they have decided to acquire the rights. He also said that they will be making the film in North India as the original version was set in Chennai backdrop.