The Telugu remake of Kollywood hit flick, 96 is making headlines every now and then. Helmed by Prem Kumar, the original version has Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha in the lead roles. Tollywood top producer, Dil Raju acquired the Telugu remake rights of the film. A couple of days ago it was reported that Sharwanand and Samantha are zeroed to play lead roles in the remake. The latest news that cropped up is that the makers are in plan to make some crucial changes to the script. While the original version set in 90's backdrop, the Telugu remake will be set in the backdrop of 2009 as it perfectly suits Sharwanand. The project is expected to start rolling from March 2019.