Ddirector Karthik Subaraj has hinted at a possiblity for a sequel to Petta, which made him achieve his lifetime dream of doing a film with his idol superstar Rajinikanth.
In a recent interview, Karthik Subbaraj revealed, though he didn’t have any plans to make a sequel initially while making the film, he was flooded with questions on a sequel after the film release and it became a super-hit.
He was apparently even given theories and ideas for Petta 2. Accepting that some of the ideas were interesting, Karthik Subbaraj said, “As of now, I wouldn’t say that I have a story of Petta 2. But it could happen in future.”
On the possibility of Petta 2, Karthik Subaraj told Bollywoodlife, “Not while making the film. While making the film we didn’t have anything in mind about that and all (a sequel). But after it released, it got quite interesting the way the fans thought about it (possibility of a sequel) and kept asking and even suggested the way it should go.
The message us with their ideas of Petta 2 on social-media platforms, which were all quite interesting. Some even came forward with theories of possibles stories for Petta 2. As of now, I wouldn’t say that I have a story of Petta 2. But it could happen in future.”
While Rajinikanth is currently busy with Annaatthe directed by Siva, the post production work for Karthik Subbaraj’s ‘Jagame Thanthiram’ starring Dhanush in the lead is underway. The director will soon start a film starring Vikram and Dhruv Vikram.
Produced by Sun Pictures, Petta was an action entertainer which had Rajinikanth returning after two years to save his friends family from a family feud that he was involved in. The film had musical score by Anirudh Ravichander