Just when people were coming out of Vishwaroopam's
controversial episode, here is yet another film, which has irked
Muslim groups! The film is none other than Surya's much-hyped Singam 2.
The buzz says that Singam 2 has a Muslim baddie
fighting against Surya in the film. Indeed, the villain will be
seen in the role of a pirate of Somalia. This has angered the
Muslim groups for repeatedly showing a Muslim in the role of a
In Vishwaroopam, Kamal Hassan was seen as an Indian RAW
(Research and Analysis Wing) who fights against the terrorist of
Afghanistan. However, understanding the present mood of the Muslim
groups in Tamil Nadu, director Hari has reportedly agreed to chop
some scenes which could be offensive.
Singam 2 is a sequel to superhit film Singam.
The film stars Surya, Anushka Shetty and Hansika
Motwani in the lead roles. Vivek, Santhanam, Rahman, Mukesh
Rishi, Vijayakumar, Nassar, Manorama, Janaki Sabesh, Srinivasan and
others are in the supporting cast. The major part of the film is
shot in South Africa and it is expected to hit the screens in
The movie is produced by KE Gnanavel Raja, and it has Devi Sri
Prasad's music and Priyan's cinematography.