Dhanush is donning the lead role in Maari 2 directed by Balaji Mohan. It is understood that Maari 2 is a sequel to Maari which was released in the year 2015. Sai Pallavi, Varalakshmi and Vidhya of Iravukku Aayiram Kangal and Pasanga 2 fame are donning the female lead roles.
Sai Pallavi is donning the role of a auto driver while Varalakshmi is donning the role of a collector. Tovino Thomas, a popular Malayalam actor is donning the dreaded villain role.
Actor Kreshna is donning an important role. Yuvan Shankar Raja is composing the music while Om Prakash is handling the camera. Prasanna is editing the film. Dhanush is producing the film under the banner Wunderbar Films. This film is being produced in Tamil and Telugu. At this juncture, there is news that the shooting of the film has been completed except one song sequence.