Soon after the success of the latest release Malang, actress Disha Patani has moved on to her next project. Disha will soon begin shooting for director Mohit Suri's upcoming project Ek Villian 2. The actress took to her Instagram to confirm the news and share a note sent by the producer of the film, Ekta Kapoor. Along with the note Disha was welcomed with bouquets and smileys. The note from Ekta Kapoor read, “Welcome to the villain gang. We are Stoked to have you onboard, “and to this, Disha wrote, “So excited.”
Director Mohit Suri’s Ek Villian 2 also stars John Abraham, Aditya Roy Kapur and he hunt for the second female lead is already on.
Earlier, Mohit Suri had confirmed Disha Patani’s casting as the female lead in the film. Speaking to Mumbai Mirror in an interview, Mohit Suri talked about his decision to cast Disha and said, "I want to do more action, beat up people, perform stunts… kick some butt. Just the way boys do it in your films. I want to be the hero’. That’s when I asked her if she would do the Ek Villain sequel and she was game"
Mohit also added that Ek Villian 2 will bring out a never seen avatar of Disha Patani. She will be seen opposite John Abraham in the film as the makers intended to bring out a new pairing with the film. Earlier, she was seen opposite Aditya Roy Kapur in Malang, Aditya will also feature in Ek Villian 2.