Veteran actor Kamal Haasan’s directorial, Vishwaroopam released four years ago. Ever since, we had been waiting for the sequel to this film, Vishwaroopam 2. There were so many speculations about the release date in the past but nothing materialized. Vishwaroopam 2 literally got shelved in spite of being completed. While some said Aascar Ravichandran had financial troubles that postponed the release date, others reported Kamal Haasan had issues with the film fraternity which caused the delay. Nevertheless, Kamal Haasan is now keen on releasing Vishwaroopam 2, by the second half of this year under his own home banner.
If sources are to be believed, Kamal Haasan had been eyeing on buying out the rights to Vishwaroopam 2 since a year now. Now that he has all rights to the film, Kamal Haasan is getting the post production work, DI and VFX done at a very quick pace. Earlier, it was heard Kamal Haasan will first go with the release of his ongoing venture, Sabash Naidu. However, after Kamal Haasan’s leg injury, things took a U-Turn. He took a break from shooting for Sabash Naidu and is totally concentrating on Vishwaroopam 2.
Vishwaroopam was critically acclaimed for a lot of reasons. Kamal Haasan’s direction, his performance and the film making on the whole was on par with Hollywood standards. Fans of Kamal Haasan hailed him for taking Indian cinema to the next level. No wonder people are eagerly waiting for Vishwaroopam 2, which is again expected to set a milestone in the history of Indian cinema. Kamal Haasan executed a very different and compelling story with perfection. It is truly exciting to know, Vishwaroopam 2 is on it’s way to enthrall us all. All the best Kamal Haasan!