Mumbai: Actors Ajay Devgn, Akshaye Khanna and Tabu-starrer “Drishyam 2” is set to hit the theatres on November 18, the makers announced on Tuesday.
Directed by Abhishek Pathak, the film is the sequel to the 2015 crime thriller “Drishyam”, a Hindi remake of the Mohanlal-starrer Malayalam film of the same name. The sequel to the Malayalam film was released in February last year.
The story centres on a family of four, whose lives are turned upside down after an unfortunate incident happened to their elder daughter.
Devgn will be seen reprising his role of Vijay Salgaonkar in the sequel.
“Indian cinema’s much-loved character Vijay Salgaonkar is all set to take us on another thrilling journey on 18th November this year. Promising to take it higher in thrill, drama and excitement, this sequel will take Vijay and his family’s story beyond imagination,” a note from the makers read.
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The sequel also stars Shriya Saran, Rajat Kapoor and Ishita Dutta. The team will wrap up the shooting in Hyderabad on Tuesday.
“Drishyam 2” is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Kumar Mangat Pathak, Abhishek Pathak, and Krishan Kumar and co-produced by Sanjeev Joshi, Aditya Chouksey and Shiv Chanana.
The film is presented by Viacom18 Studios, T-Series and Panorama Studios. The first part of Hindi “Drishyam” was directed by late filmmaker Nishikant Kamat.