The makers of Maari 2 had recently announced that they would be revealing characters from the film starting today. Tweeting the first look of Sai Pallavi’s character Araathu Anandhi, director Balaji Mohan said, “A fun character that’s also right at the heart of the story of #Maari2.”
In Tamil, ‘araathu’ refers to someone naughty and disobedient. The poster has Sai Pallavi wearing an auto driver’s uniform with a rudraksha.
Unleashing @Sai_Pallavi92 as #Maari‘s #AraathuAanandhi 😊 #Maari2#Maari2CharacterPosters@dhanushkraja | a @thisisysr musical | @directormbalaji | @Sai_Pallavi92 | @varusarath | @ttovino | @Actor_Krishna | @vinod_offl | @divomovies | @RIAZtheboss pic.twitter.com/ufhADUgb1x
— Wunderbar Films (@wunderbarfilms) November 7, 2018
Araathu Aanandhi 🙈 pic.twitter.com/hLhdX6rBHi
— Sai Pallavi (@Sai_Pallavi92) November 7, 2018
Maari 2 is the sequel of 2015 hit film Maari. The film marks the Tamil debut of Malayalam actor Tovino Thomas, who will be seen as the antagonist. Maari 2 also stars Varalaxmi Sarathkumar and Robo Shankar.
Produced by Dhanush’s home banner Wunderbar Studios, Maari 2, which is eyeing a December release, has music by Yuvan Shankar Raja.