Hindi Medium is a Bollywood comedy-drama film directed by Saket Chaudhary starring Irrfan Khan and Saba Qamar. The film revolves around the rich parents who planned to join their 5-year-old daughter into a reputed English Medium school. As their not English-literates, they have to go through several troubles. The movie is a kind of satirical comedy on the corporate school system and English medium craze. Hindi Medium was made on a very low budget but it grossed over 100 crs worldwide. The film got audience love as well as critical acclaim.
Now, the successful Telugu remake hero Venkatesh Daggubati is all set to star in it’s Telugu remake tentatively titled ‘Telugu Medium’. Venkatesh, who was last seen in Guru earlier this year, has not announced any new film yet. Even though, he was in talks with many directors but nothing got materialised. Lady Director Nandini Reddy is currently working on the Telugu Medium script and after making required changes, the final script will be narrated to Venky.
However, Director Teja has also commited to a film with Venky but he said to have got himself busy with NTR biopic. Now Venky too is expected to kickstart Telugu Medium soon. Interestingly, Hindi Medium was also a remake of Malyalam movie Salt Mango Tree starring Biju Menon and Lakshmi Priyaa in the lead roles.