The sequel movie was announced by Anees Bazmi during the release of Welcome Back movie. The part one starred, Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Sushmita Sen, Arjun Rampal and Paresh Rawal in lead roles.
According to sources, the second part will have Shahid Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bachchan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in lead roles, "Aankhen 2 will star Shahid Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bachchan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the lead. Official announcements will happen soon," stated Pinkvilla source.
When they tried to get in touch with director Anees Bazmi, he said, "There will be official announcements made on this."
On probing, he said, "No comments. But one thing is for sure that without Amitabh Bachchan Aankhen 2 cannot be made. There are 2-3 other actors also signed. Official announcements will be made soon about this may be in 15-20 days."
From his statement, it seems the rumours are true! Can't wait for this casting coup to set the screen on fire!