In 1969, Dharmendra had played the role of an ideological person in Hrishikesh Mukherjee's Satyakam and now, buzz has it that Dharmendra's nephew Abhay Deol might reprise the role in the remake of the film.
Abhay Deol To Play Dharmendra's Role In 'Satyakam' Remake?Movie Talkies – Fri 11 Jan, 2013 12:00 AM IST
Buzz has it that Sunil Bohra has acquired the remaking rights of the film and will be helming the remake of this film about idealism in the face of growing corruption and compromise. Bohra confirmed the news and claimed that he is quite keen on having Abhay reprise the role as the 'Shanghai' actor reminds Bohra more of Dharmendra than either Sunny Deol or Bobby Deol.
Abhay Deol will be next seen in a cameo in Raanjhana and Rock The Shaadi.