Agneepath is a remake of the 1990 Amitab Bachchan movie by the same name. Hrithik Roshan plays the lead role of Vijay Deenanath Chauhan in the remake of Agneepath. Producer of Agneepath, Karan Johar says that though the basic plot of the movie is same as the previous version, Agneepath remake is entirely different. Agneepath is expected to be released in the second week of January, 2012. Priyanka Chopra plays the role of lead lady in the movie.