With director Shankar reviving Kamal Haasan-starrer ‘Indian 2’, the shoot of which hit a roadblock due to some unavoidable reasons, it looks like the team is on a hiring spree.
The latest additions to the cast are Priya Bhavani Shankar and Aishwarya Rajesh, both talented actresses. It is said they will be part of the shoot which will commence from August 19.
“Both Aishwarya and Priya have interesting roles in ‘Indian 2’ and they are so thrilled about sharing the screen space with Kamal Haasan,” sources say.
The mega budget movie, a sequel to ‘Indian’, is being bankrolled by Lyca Productions. Kajal Aggarwal, who will share the screen space with Kamal in the movie, recently underwent intense training in Kalaripayattu, an Indian martial art.
Veteran actor Delhi Ganesh is also part of the film, music for which will be composed by Anirudh Ravichander. Kamal is said to be playing a dual role in this sequel to ‘Indian’ and he will be seen reprising the role of Senapathi, a freedom fighter who escaped from the clutches of the police in the first part.