The grand and gala audio launch of Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan is taking place now at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai in the presence of thousands of fans. Several prominent film celebrities from the industry graced the occasion with their presence and one among them was director Shankar. The ace filmmaker was present at the event to wish the entire team for the success of the film. After heaping praise for the entire cast and crew of Ponniyin Selvan, as a pleasant surprise, he shared an exciting update on Indian 2 which recently resumed production.

Shankar revealed that the team wrapped up the recently started schedule yesterday (September 5), adding that the next schedule will begin from the third week of September. Talking about it, he said, "We just wrapped up the schedule of Indian 2 yesterday. The next schedule will begin this month, from the third week and we will be shooting with Kamal sir in the schedule". Well, ain't this an exciting update? This update has garnered wide attention on social media and has made the fans delighted. More updates are expected to followsuit in the coming days.

After 2.5 years of being stalled, Indian 2 resumed production after the arrival of Udhayanidhi Stalin's Red Giant Movies and there will be no more hassles. Lyca Productions and Red Giant Movies will be producing Indian 2 which has music composed by Anirudh Ravichander and cinematography handled by Ravi Varman. The film features Kajal Aggarwal as the female lead, while the supporting cast includes the likes of Siddharth, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Rakul Preet Singh, Guru Somasundaram, Samuthirakani, Bobby Simha, and others.

Indian 2 will feature Kamal Haasan playing the iconic character of Senapathi and the fans are eagerly looking forward to witnessing the legendary actor on the big screens. Apart from Indian 2, Shankar is also working on RC 15 with Ram Charan under the production of Sri Venkateswara Creations.