Siddhant Chaturvedi, Triptii Dimri to star in ‘Dhadak 2,’ a remake of Tamil film ‘Pariyerum Perumal’

Produced by Karan Johar, the film is set to release on November 22, 2024

Updated - May 28, 2024 03:50 pm IST

Published - May 27, 2024 02:41 pm IST

A poster for ‘Dhadak 2’

A poster for ‘Dhadak 2’ | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

Producer Karan Johar has announced Dhadak 2, a follow-up to his 2018 offering Dhadak, with actors Siddhant Chaturvedi and Triptii Dimri in the lead.

The new film, directed by Shazia Iqbal, is a remake of filmmaker Mari Selvaraj’s 2018 Tamil film Pariyerum Perumal, which starred Kathir and Anandhi in the lead roles.

Dhadak, a remake of the acclaimed Marathi film Sairat, was a romantic drama starring Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter. It was Kapoor’s cinematic debut.

Sharing the announcement video, Karan Johar wrote in Hindi, “Once upon a time, there was a king and there was a queen. They were from different classes, and that’s the end of the story.” He added, “Presenting Dhadak 2 starring Siddhant Chaturvedi & Triptii Dimri. Directed by Shazia Iqbal. #Dhadak2 in cinemas 22nd November 2024.”

“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty,” says a poster for the announcement, along with the slogan ‘Dalit Lives Matter’.The film has set a release date of November 22, 2024.

Dhadak 2 is produced by Dharma Productions, Zee Studios and Cloud 9 Pictures.

(with ANI inputs)

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