- Maari 2 will be directed by Balaji Mohan
- In the film, Dhanush will reportedly play the role of a local rogue
- Dhanush is currently awaiting the release of his film VIP 2
On Monday, director Balaji Mohan confirmed in a tweet that the shoot for Maari 2 will begin soon. "With your blessings & continuous love for #Maari starting work on #Maari2!," he wrote.
In Maari 2, the 33-year-old actor will portray the role of a local rogue, reported IANS. The rest of the cast is still to be finalized.
Meanwhile, Dhanush is currently shooting for his Hollywood debut film The Extraordinary Journey Of The Fakir, co-starring Uma Thurman, Berenice Bejo and Alexandra Daddario. The pictures of the 33-year-old actor from the sets of the movie had gone viral on the Internet. The Extraordinary Journey Of The Fakir is based on Romain Puertolas' best-selling French novel The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe.
Dhanush's other upcoming projects are - Enai Noki Paayum Thota and Vada Chennai. The Raanjhanaa actor is also producing Rajinikanth's upcoming film with Pa Ranjith.
(With IANS inputs)