The rumours of the sequel to Rajinikanth's blockbuster
Chandramukhi have emerged again. It was reported earlier
that the offer to star in the second instalment knocked the door of
Kumar after Rajinikanth turned down the film for reasons best
known to him. The latest buzz is that Thala has finally given his
consent to the long-pending prestigious project of P Vasu.
Chandramukhi 2 is a remake of Kannada blockbuster movie
Aptharakshaka, which starred late Sandalwood matinee idol
Dr Vishnuvardhan in the lead. The movie is reportedly produced by
Sivaji Productions, and the production house bosses have approached
Ajith Kumar again and convinced him. They had earlier met him and
offered the same but later the plans were temporarily shelved, as
the Telugu version titled Nagavalli starring Venkatesh got
Later, Ajith Kumar went on to do Mankatha followed by
Billa 2. He is currently busy with Vishnuvardhan's
directorial untitled movie and his next is expected to be a
commercial movie directed by T Siva of Siruthai fame. The
project could only start after the completion of these movies.
However, the first instalment starred Rajinikanth, Jyothika and
Nayantara in the leads.