Rani Mukerji has joined the cast of Mardaani 2
Actress Rani Mukerji is soon to be back on the big screen as she has been announced to have joined the cast of Mardaani 2. She admitted that the first part Mardaani was very close to her heart and she is very excited to jump back into filming for the sequel. She was last seen in the movie Hichki.
“‘Mardaani’ is and will always be extremely close to my heart. Right since its release, everyone has asked me time and again when I would be doing ‘Mardaani 2’ and I’m sure this announcement will come as a pleasant surprise to them all. Gopi has written an extraordinary script that we all love and I can’t wait to start shooting this film soon,” Rani revealed in a statement. .
Mardaani released back in 2014 and featured Rani as a police inspector. She single-handedly exposes the kingpin of child trafficking racket. The second film is all set to be helmed by Yash Raj Films and is said to be stated for release in late 2019. Talking about the villain in this new part, Rani said, “Shivani will face a cold, merciless villain who has no empathy, no fear of God and is pure evil. The character has been written superbly and I’m excited to find out who the actor will be.” The film is to be produced by Aditya Chopra.
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