Dulquer Salmaan in Kamal Haasan's Indian 2?
Malayalam actor Dulquer Salmaan has been, reportedly, roped in to play an important role in Indian 2. However, an official confirmation on the same is awaited. It was earlier confirmed that veteran Malayalam actor Nedumudi Venu will reprise his role of a CBI officer from Indian.
The buzz is that either Nayanthara or Kajal Aggarwal will be roped in to play the female lead.
Bollywood actor Ajay Devgan has also been tapped for a key role by the filmmakers. Rumors suggest that the actor has been offered the role of the villain in the big-budget film, which is bankrolled by Lyca Productions. “That is what I was told. It is the director’s call,” Kamal had said earlier.
The set production of Indian 2 began on Monday. Well-known art director T Muthuraj confirmed the news by tweeting a picture from the sets. “Kick-started Set work for Indian 2..(sic),” he wrote on Twitter.
The former assistant of acclaimed production designer Sabu Cyril has previously worked with director Shankar on Nanban and I. He has won several awards for his work in over 40 major productions.
Indian 2 is the sequel to 1996 blockbuster Indian, which helped Kamal Haasan win his third National Award for Best Actor.
Shankar recently revealed that Indian 2 will go on the floors in December.