Kamal Haasan-Shankar’s long-awaited sequel, Indian 2, to release in May?

As per speculations, Indian 2 is expected to release in theatres sometime in mid-May, making it a strong contender at the box office for a summer release.

Indian 2, which is one of the most-anticipated sequels in the Tamil industry, is directed by Shankar.

If the news is indeed true that Indian 2 will release in May, it will be Kamal Haasan’s first full-fledged release in 2024.

The actor will be making a cameo appearance in Prabhas’ pan-Indian film Kalki AD 2898, which is scheduled to release on May 9.

Indian 2 boasts an ensemble star cast including SJ Suryah, Kajal Aggarwal, Rakul Preet Singh, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Kalidas Jayaram, Gulshan Grover, Nedumudi Venu, Vivek, Samuthirakani, Bobby Simha, Guru Somasundaram, Delhi Ganesh, Jayaprakash, Manobala, Vennela Kishore, and Deepa Shankar, among others.

The film has music by Anirudh Ravichander, who replaced AR Rahman (who scored the 1996 film).

The sequel is bankrolled by Lyca Productions and Red Giant Movies.