Mumbai: Actor Rani Mukerji’s upcoming Mardaani 2 will hit the theatres on December 13, announced the makers on Saturday.
Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh made the announcement on his Twitter handle.
Release date finalized… #Mardaani2 to release on 13 Dec 2019… Stars Rani Mukerji… Will be her next film release, after the smash HIT #Hichki… #Mardaani2 launches a new face as the antagonist… Directed by Gopi Puthran… Produced by Aditya Chopra. pic.twitter.com/BKIvptEZYp
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 10, 2019
Produced by Aditya Chopra, Mardaani 2 is shot extensively in Jaipur and parts of Rajasthan. The movie will also mark the directorial debut of Gopi Puthran, the writer of the first film Mardaani.
Mardaani 2 will be Rani’s next release after global blockbuster Hichki that earned Rs 250 crores worldwide.
While Mardaani revolved around child trafficking and featured Rani as Shivani Shivaji Roy, a senior inspector of the crime branch, Mardaani 2 will feature her as a Superintendent of Police who is locked in a vicious battle with a 21-year old merciless villain.