Actor Dhanush’s yesteryear release Maari was super hit. Earlier in the month of August Dhanush and Balaji Mohan confirmed that the sequel of the movie will be made. Dhanush is currently shooting Vada Chennai, directed by Vetrimaaran and Enai Nokki Payum Thotta. He would be soon starting to work on Maari 2, which happens to be the sequel of first part released before 2 years. Balaji Mohan had made an affirmation that the second part will be begin from the end of first part.
Earlier in the month of September, it was confirmed that Malayalam actor Tovino Thomas and Sai Pallavi will be playing important roles in Maari 2. It was also said that Tovino Thomas will play the negative role in the movie. It is said that the Maari 2 shoot will be resuming next week as the TFPC strike has been withdrawn and film industry has come to a solution.
Maari 2 will be separately shot in Tamil and Telugu. Later by the month of december the team confirmed that the music for Maari 2 will be scored by Yuvan Shankar Raja. It has been almost ten year since Dhanush and Yuvan Shankar Raja worked together after Kadhal Konden.