The film Maari which had Dhanush in the lead role was released in the year 2015. This film was a great hit. Kajal Aggarwal had paired with Dhanush in this film. Moreover, Robo Shankar, Mime Gopi, Vijay Yesudas, Shanmugharajan and Kali Venkat have starred in the film. Now again Dhanush and director Balaji Mohan have joined hands for Maari 2.
Sai Pallavi of Premam fame will be pairing with Dhanush. Kreshna will be donning the second hero role. Malayalam actor Tovino Thomas will be donning the dreaded villain role. Dhanush is producing the film under the banner Wunderbar Films. The pre-production works for this film are going on at a rapid pace.
At this juncture, it has been mentioned that Yuvan Shankar Raja has been signed to compose the music. Director Balaji Mohan has confirmed this on his Twitter page. He has tweeted, “Privileged to be working with one of my all-time favorite music directors! Happy to officially announce that @thisisysr sir is on board for #Maari2 & music work has started!@dhanushkraja sir & #Yuvan sir combo back after 10 years!”