Indian 2 starring actor-politician Indian 2 has been making huge headlines since its inception. While the film’s posters have left the fans in complete awe, the star cast of the film has been creating much buzz. Right from Dulquer Salmaan to Simbu to Sidharth, several names have come up over the past few months. Now, reports have it that director Shankar has approached Akshay Kumar and Abhishek Bachchan to play villain in the Kamal Haasan starrer.
Earlier, it was said that Ajay Devgn would play the baddie but due to several prior work commitments, the Raid actor had to refuse the offer.
If Akshay Kumar plays the villain then this will be his second film with Lyca Productions and Shankar after 2.0.
Earlier, Shankar had dropped the first poster of the film on the occasion of Pongal besides greeting everyone. The poster had left the actor's fan in a state of frenzy
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A sequel to 1994 Tamil blockbuster "Indian", the project also stars Kajal Aggarwal as the leading lady. Having already begun prepping for her role in the film, she told news agency IANS that she sees signing 'Indian 2' as a step up in her career.
"I'm really thrilled to be part of the project. I'm quite excited about my role and the skills I will get to learn on the job. I see signing 'IndianA2' as a step up in my career," she said.
Indian 2 will reportedly release on Pongal next year.
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