Ajith is a leading hero in Kollywood where some of the actor's recent movie has crossed the 100 crore collection mark.

Previously Ajith remade Rajinikanth's 'Billa', and the movie took Ajith's movie career to a whole new level.

But 'Billa' is not the only movie Ajith wanted to remake. He also wanted to remake Rajinikanth's 'Johnny'.

Years back, Ajith met director Mahendran to seek his permission to remake the movie. However, Ajith couldn't proceed with the remake for some unknown reasons despite getting the permission from the director.

This information was revealed by director Mahendran's son.