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South Indian Superstar Kamal Haasan hasn't tasted a massive hit in the recent years. The actor pinned many hopes on his next film Indian 2, a big-budget action-packed social drama that is directed by Shankar. Indian 2 happens to be the sequel for their super hit movie Indian. The film faced several hurdles right from the day it commenced shoot. Shankar and the producers Lyca Productions could not come on to a common stand on the film's budget. Then an accident happened on the sets that killed three crew members on the sets.
Despite of the coronavirus wave coming down, the shoot of Indian 2 never resumed. There are lot of speculations across the media that the film is shelved due to financial hurdles. It is heard that Kamal Haasan took the initiative, arranged a meeting and resolved all the issues. Shankar and Lyca Productions compromised on the budget and the shoot will start from January 2021. Kajal Aggarwal is the heroine and Siddharth, Rakul Preet Singh will be seen in other crucial roles in Indian 2. AR Rahman is composing the tunes and background score. Lyca Productions are the producers and the film releases in 2022. Kamal Haasan recently commenced the shoot of Vikram in the direction of Lokesh Kanagaraj and it will be completed by January next year.