Gabbar Singh is a 2012 Indian Telugu action drama film produced by Bandla Ganesh under Parameswara Art Productions and directed by Harish Shankar. The lead actors include Pawan Kalyan and Shruti Haasan in lead roles alongside Kota Srinivasa Rao, Abhimanyu Singh in supporting roles. The film is a remake of the 2010 Hindi film Dabangg starring Salman Khan. The film is about a police cop who renamed himself as "Gabbar Singh" after the famous villain in Sholay revolting against a dreaded goon. In the process, he loses his mother and has a hatred towards his step-father and step-brother. Rest of the plot revolves around Gabbar and his clash with Siddhappa.