Lucia is a Kannada film made on Shoe String budget. The movie went on to become a big hit and is now being remade in to Telugu, Tamil and Hindi. Siddharth will appear in the lead role of Telugu and Tamil versions. Siddarth tweeted, “Lucia’ really affected me when I saw it. The original director Pawan Kumar deserves all the praise coming his way. Hope we do justice Very thrilled to be working with pathbreaking producer CV Kumar @vijayvyoma (Pizza, Soodhu Kavvum). Young & talented team. Wish us luck:)”
Lucia was directed by Pawan Kumar. However, the remake will be directed by newcomer Prasad Ramar. CV Kumar of Pizza and Villa fame will produce it in Tamil and Telugu. The movie shooting will commence from Jan 2014.