Arya's 2010 romantic comedy Chikku Bukku, directed by Manikandan with Shriya Saran and debutante Preetika as the heroines, is being dubbed into Telugu as Fair and Lovely.
Producers Ashok Vallabhaneni and Mahi jointly bought the Telugu dubbing rights and the movie is presented under the banner of Manadesam Movies in Telugu. The audio will be launched this month and movie will be released in July.
The film revolves around a London-based disc jockey Arjun (Arya) and Anu (Shriya Saran), who completes her MBA in a London university. Arjun is forced to come to his native village in Karaikudi to ensure that his ancestral property is not sold. Anu too comes to Madurai to meet her father who is injured in an accident. Both of them meet in a train. What happens next forms the rest of the film.