Kamal Hassan's magnum opus Indian 2 have this exciting update for the fans! The ace director spills the beans..

(This article is authored by Alar)

Director Shankar has some exciting news for all the eager fans awaiting the release of the much-awaited movie Indian 2. He shared some delightful updates about the film’s progress at  Vikatan award ceremony. According to him, the dialogue portions are set to wrap up by June, which means the team is one step closer to bringing their masterpiece to the big screen.

He also revealed that some catchy song sequences and visually stunning VFX work still need to be completed. To pump up the excitement more, he spilled the beans that Anirudh has composed a sensational single for the film, and a special video is in the works. He also confirmed that the single from Indian 2 will be released soon to treat the audience.

Indian 2, which is produced by Lyca Productions and Red Giant Movies, has gone through some major changes in the cast and crew due to various reasons. Cinematographer Rathnavelu has been replaced by Ravi Varman, while actors Vivekh and Nedumudi Venu, who passed away recently, have been replaced by Guru Somasundaram and Sivaji Guruvayoor respectively. Eventhough it was reported back that Vivekh portions will be hold and not be deleted.

The film will also feature a star-studded cast of supporting actors, including Bobby Simha, Priya Bhavani Shankar.  Other than that, Jayaprakash, Delhi Ganesh, Guru Somasundaram, Manobala, and Vennela Kishore round out the cast. The first film, 'Indian', was a smash hit and featured Kamal Haasan in a dual role, playing both a father and son and the movie was celebrated for its compelling storyline, powerful performances, and AR Rahman's iconic music. 

Anirudh Ravichander is composing the music for the film,  The film has once disrupted due to a tragic accident on the sets in 2020. However, production has since resumed, now the team is working diligently to deliver a movie that lives up to the sky-high expectations of fans, and is expected to hit the screens in 2023 Diwali.

Indian 2 is a vigilante action drama that revolves around Senapathy, a freedom fighter turned anti-corruption crusader, who comes out of hiding to fight against the evils of society. The film is a highly anticipated project as it marks the return of Kamal Haasan as Senapathy after a long gap.