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 once again Dhanush and director Balaji Mohan have joined hands for Maari 2. Sai Pallavi of Premam fame is pairing with Dhanush. Kreshna, Varalakshmi Sarathkumar and Robo Shankar are donning important roles. Famous Malayalam actor Tovino Thomas is donning the villain role.
Yuvan Shankar Raja is composing the music while Om Prakash is handling the camera. Prasanna is in charge of editing. Dhanush is producing the film under the banner Wunderbar Films.
This film is being produced in Tamil and Telugu simultaneously. The shooting of the film is going on in full swing. Earlier the Producers Council has requested the film fraternity members to stop all the shootings from 16th March. At this juncture Balaji Mohan has mentioned, “ 40% shooting of Maari 2 has been completed. The shooting of the film will continue after the strike is over.” Very soon the first look teaser will be released.