As the year ends, a sequel to Salman Khan's Dabangg will be in the offing. The decision to go ahead with the second instalment was taken over the weekend at an Eid party at Salman Khan's Bandra home, reports MidDay.
Producer Arbaaz Khan says, "A sequel is on the cards. And why just a sequel? The film and the main characters have the potential to be carried forward through various channels."
Sonu Sood confirms the developments, "Salman was the most enthusiastic at his Eid party. When he suggested we do the sequel, we started discussing it very seriously."While other details are yet to be finalised, it is learnt that Dabangg will roll at year-end. And yes, it will have another item song on par with Malaika Arora's Munni Badnaam Hui.
The plot will now move away from the Uttar Pradesh hinterland to a large city, probably Mumbai.Sonu Sood who plays small-town goon-politician Chedi Singh will play a double role in the sequel and will be shown to have a twin brother.
Director Abhinav Singh Kashyap will continue as director. He has been briefed on how the story goes forward.Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha will reprise their roles in the sequel.