Regina Cassandra and Nivetha Thomas’ upcoming Telugu action film has been titled ‘Saakini Dhaakini’. Helmed by Sudheer Varma, the film is an official remake of Korean action-thriller ‘Midnight Runners’.
Saakini and Daakini are names of ghosts in Indian mythology. Their names often are used for comic effect. Nivetha and Regina are playing cop roles. ‘Midnight Runners’. The movie is the narrative of two students at a police academy and how they bust a gang of human traffickers. The Korean action-comedy was released in the year 2017 and featured two male actors in the lead. But, the Telugu remake will feature two leading ladies, which are to be portrayed by Regina Cassandra and Nivetha Thomas.
Suresh Productions, Guru Films, and Kross Pictures are bankrolling the film. The shoot of ‘Saakini Daakini’ was completed as it enters the post-production phase. The makers are planning to release this investigative thriller before Sankranthi.