Santhosh Sivan who has been of late focussing on Bollywood is planning to come back to the Malayalam film industry through this sequel. Yodha was not only a blockbuster success but also a movie which was novel in many ways. Interlacing myth and reality it probed into the life of the Lamas and music maestro A R Rahman has scored the tunes for this Malayalam movie. If sources are to be believed, then Mohanlala has already allocated the dates for this movie.
As per the story part, the sequel will start off from where the prequel had ended. Puneet Issar, who had essayed the villain's roles will be seen in the sequel also. This big budgest movie is expected to rope in Lakshmi Rai as the heroine as against Urvashi and Madhubala who had played the heroines in Yodha. Harris Jayraj would score the music for the sequel and Santhosh Sivan would weild the camera. The rocking Jagathy-Mohanlal team is back!
It is the season for sequels in the Malayalam film industry, so it seems. After the tremendous success of To Harihar Nagar, sequel to the hit film In Harihar Nagar, Yodha which was made way back in 1992 under the direction os Santhosh Sivan with Mohanlal and Jagathy Sreekumar in pivotal roles and shot in the picturesque locations of Nepal is ready for a second homecoming. Yodha 2 is in the anvil and plans are being made to make a sequel at the earliest.