Ever since dance master and director Raghava Lawrence made an annoucnement that he will doing the lead role in Chandrmukhi 2 directed by P Vasu, there have been numerous speculations about who the heroine will be.
While reports have been doing that rounds that Jyotika was initially approached to reprise the role she played in Rajinikanth starrer Chandramukhi, it was later reported that she had turned down the role. Reportedly, actress Simran, who was initally approached to play the role in Chandramukhi, was again approached, who also turned down the offer.
The actress herself denied doing a role in the sequel. The latest buzz is that Kiara Advani of M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story fame has been signed on for the role.
Clearing the air in a statement, Lawrence has said that they haven’t finalized the female lead for the film. The actor said that once everything gets back to normal, they will be making an official announcement on the cast and crew of the film.
To be produced by Sun Pictures, P Vasu will be directing the film. In an earlier interview, P Vasu said that the sequel will depict the conflict between Vettaiyan and Chandramukhi from the first part.
Raghava Lawrence wrote, “Chandramukhi 2 – Hi to my media friends, Many rumours about Chandramukhi 2 Female lead is being spread that Jyothika madam, Simran madam or Kiara Advani might be seen in the lead role but it’s all just fake news. The script work is going on, once the covid situation settles and The production confirms the female lead, We will officially announce it.”
Lawrence requested his fans and followers to wait for the producers to make an official announcement on the heroine of Chandramukhi 2.