Netrikann would have Nayanthara playing a visually challenged police officer and a dog plays a crucial role in the plot. This is similar to the plot of Korean film Blind and speculations are rife that the plot is indeed a remake. However, it is expected that the remake will have changes to it to suit the tastes of South Indian audience. Reportedly, it was Nayanthara who suggested the plot to Milind Rau who further worked on it.
Netrikann is the title of a Rajinikanth film which released in 1981 and this has made fans very excited. The film features the superstar in dual roles and was one of the biggest hits of the decade back then. With the makers opting for the same title, fans are super elated about this film. It is also being speculated that Nayanthara would be seen playing a blind role in Netrikann. However, the makers yet to make an official announcement regarding this.