Indian 2, directed by S Shankar has an ensemble cast. It features Kamal Haasan, Nedumudi Venu, Vidyut Jammwal, Kajal Aggarwal, Siddharth, Rakul Preet Singh, Aishwarya Rajesh and Priya Bhavani Shankar. A sequel to the 1996 film Indian, the latest reports suggests that Bigg Boss Tamil 3 host Kamal Haasan, who will be essaying the role of Senapathy, will begin shooting for Indian 2 in September 2019. Not only that, reports also suggest that the makers are targeting for Tamil New Year 2021 to release Indian 2. Puthandu (Tamil New Year) is the first day of the year on the Tamil calendar, and makers are aiming to release the film on this auspicious occasion. Here’s When Kajal Aggarwal Will Start Shooting for Indian 2!
It is almost after a gap of two decades that Kamal Haasan and S Shankar have collaborated for a project. In December 2018 Haasan had announced that Indian 2 would be his last film and after it he would commit full time for his political career. And as his fans were looking out for more update on Indian 2, the details on its release date started doing round. Indian 2 was first set to hit the big screens in April 2020, but now has been pushed to 2021. Chennai-based trade analyst Kaushik LM tweeted, “Mega biggie #Indian2 to target a #TamilNewYear release in 2021. The film shd ideally give a lot of momentum to #Ulaganayagan #Nammavar #KamalHaasan's political career and take his ideology to the masses at large #Shankar”. Indian 2: Rakul Preet Singh and Kajal Agarwal Confirmed to Star in the Kamal Haasan, Siddharth Starrer.
Check out the tweets on Indian 2 below:
11 months long schedule is planned that includes alot of abroad shooting
— KamalNTR_FC™ (@KamalNTR_FC) August 7, 2019
Mega biggie #Indian2 to target a #TamilNewYear release in 2021. The film shd ideally give a lot of momentum to #Ulaganayagan #Nammavar #KamalHaasan's political career and take his ideology to the masses at large 👍#Shankar 👍
— Kaushik LM (@LMKMovieManiac) August 7, 2019
The shooting of Indian 2 commenced on January 18, 2019. The second schedule is set to roll from August 12. Indian 2, bankrolled by Lyca Productions, is made on a budget of around Rs 200 crore. Stay tuned for further updates!