Director Shankar known for his grandeur films has begun work on his next, which is Indian 2. This is the sequel of the much appreciated ‘Indian’ which was released in the year 1996 that featured Kamal Haasan, Sukanya, Urmila Matondkar, Manisha Koirala, Kasthuri and others. The vigilante flick had dealt with corruption with Kamal Hassan in dual roles, one as the straight forward father Senapathi and the other as his son Chandru who is practical in his approach.
Indian 2 went on floors recently and the first look poster was also out. Indian had an elaborate make-up for Kamal Haasan and his prosthetic were the talk of the town those days. In fact, one can say that the film was the precursor for understanding the importance of make up in Tamil films that led to many filmmakers experimenting with prosthetics in bringing the apt look for a character. It has been said that even in Indian 2, make-up will play an integral role in narrating the story.
Kajal Aggarwal has been roped in to play the lady lead in Indian 2. Earlier on Simbu was said to be doing an important role in the film. But reports suggest that Siddharth will be replacing him. Anirudh is the music composer and this is the first time the young music sensation will be scoring music for a Kamal film and also for a Shankar directorial.
While the film started rolling a few days ago, we have information that it is expected to be released for the Independence Day next year, which is 15th August 2020. There is no second opinion on this apt release date for a film that would talk about corruption and eradicating the same, which is actually the need of the hour. Read More