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Karthik Subbaraj announces Jigarthanda sequel on film’s eighth anniversary

According to the video shared by Karthik Subbaraj, Jigarthanda 2 is in the scripting stage.

By: PTI | Chennai |
August 1, 2022 3:10:32 pm
Karthik SubbarajKarthik Subbaraj's most recent directorial was Mahaan. (Photo: ksubbaraj/Instagram)

Director Karthik Subbaraj on Monday said he is working on the sequel of his 2014 action comedy film Jigarthanda. The filmmaker made the announcement on the eighth anniversary of the Tamil movie’s release.

“It’s been 8 years since you tasted ‘Jigarthanda’. Now it’s time for…” Karthik teased in a video shared on Twitter marking the milestone.

Jigarthanda follows a budding filmmaker who decides to draw inspiration from the life of a gangster for his feature film. Things go awry when he gets caught snooping on the mafia.

It starred Siddharth, Bobby Simha, Lakshmi Menon, Karunakaran and Guru Somasundaram. The film won two National Film Awards for best supporting actor for Simha and best editing for Vivek Harshan.

According to the video shared by Karthik, Jigarthanda 2 is in the scripting stage.

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Plot and cast details about the sequel are unknown.

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First published on: 01-08-2022 at 03:10:32 pm

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