The sequel to 2014’s revenge drama, Ek Villain, features John Abraham and Aditya Roy Kapur in the lead.
Ek Villain sequel to be released on 8 January 2021
Mumbai - 30 Jan 2020 14:30 IST
Updated : 16:20 IST
Earlier this month, the makers of Ek Villain announced the sequel to 2014’s superhit romantic drama with a new pair.
The new film led by John Abraham and Aditya Roy Kapur now has an official release date. Producer Ekta Kapoor shared the news on her Twitter platform.
When the first thing u both say Is ‘JAI MATA DI‘🤘🤘🤘🤟🤣🙏🏼Looking forward to up the entertainment quotient with @itsBhushanKumar!Starting with the sequel of 2014 blockbuster - #EkVillain! The second instalment will release on Jan 8, 2021! It’s indeed a mark of a new beginning🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/5e4uY4Htdc— Ekta Kapoor (@ektaravikapoor) January 30, 2020
The sequel will be directed by Mohit Suri, who also directed Ek Villain (2014) featuring Sidharth Malhotra, Riteish Deshmukh and Shraddha Kapoor. The 2014 film saw Riteish Deshmukh depart from his usual comic style to play a menacing serial killer.
Mohit Suri is currently busy with the promotions of his revenge drama, Malang, and will start filming Ek Villain 2 in June.
Starring Aditya Roy Kapur, Disha Patani, Kunal Kemmu and Anil Kapoor in lead, Malang will be released on 7 February 2020.