Popular producer to direct Ayyappanum Koshiyum Tamil remake?

Popular Kollywood producer Five Star Kathiresan has successful films like Polladhavan, Jigarthanda, etc. under his banner. Further, he is also making his debut as a filmmaker with Raghava Lawrence starrer Rudhran which is also backed by his banner. Also, he has bagged the remake rights of 2020 Mollywood blockbuster Ayyappanum Koshiyum. If reports are to be believed, Kathiresan would wear the director's hat for the remake. Industry grapevine says that Sasikumar may play either of the roles played by Prithviraj and Biju Menon in the original.