Menon has revealed that the sequel will track the lives of the male protagonist and his four friends eight years after the events in the first film.
R Madhavan to team up with Gautham Menon for Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya sequel, Ondraga
Mumbai - 22 Feb 2018 15:00 IST
Actor R Madhavan is set to return to the romantic genre in his next collaboration with director Gautham Menon. The film will be a sequel to Menon's 2010 romantic drama, Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya, starring Simbu and Trisha Krishnan.
The film, titled Ondraga, will also have Tovino Thomas and Puneeth Rajkumar alongside Madhavan. Menon confirmed the news in a recent interview with FilmCompanion.com.
Menon also revealed that the sequel will track the lives of the male protagonist and his four friends, who meet eight years after the events in the first film, as they leave for a wedding in the United States.
It is not confirmed if Trisha will reprise her role from the original. According to reports, actresses Anushka Shetty and Tammannaah Bhatia are being considered for the lead roles.
Menon and Madhavan have previously worked together in a hit Hindi romance, Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein (2001).
Menon is currently completing Ennai Nokki Paayum Thotta, starring Dhanush. He also has Vikram-starrer Dhruva Natchathiram which will be released later this year.