<p> We had reported few days back Varalaxmi Sarathkumar had begun filming her portions for the upcoming action entertainer, <a href="https://www.galatta.com/tamil/news/varalaxmi-sarathkumar-as-a-villain-in-dhanush-maari-2-sai-pallavi/96181/" target="_blank"><em>Maari 2</em></a>.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://d1ydle56j7f53e.cloudfront.net/assets/news_images/Ttxnj0vf-jpg-96181." style="width: 600px; height: 454px;" /></p> <p> <em>Maari 2</em>, the sequel to the 2015 roaring hit, <em>Maari</em>, sees <a href="https://www.galatta.com/tamil/photos/actor/dhanush/2279/" target="_blank">Dhanush</a> reuniting with director Balaji Mohan under the Wunderbar Films banner with a plan to release the film most probably in May.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://d1ydle56j7f53e.cloudfront.net/assets/gallery/movie/maari-12195/misc-big/maari-8.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 400px;" /></p> <p> Although reports came out stating <a href="https://www.galatta.com/tamil/photos/actress/varalakshmi-sarathkumar/11154/" target="_blank">Varalaxmi Sarathkumar</a> has a negative role, the actor was quick to point out it was not something she had revealed yet, but she did go on to state her part is quite powerful in terms of character.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://d1ydle56j7f53e.cloudfront.net/assets/gallery/profile/varalaxmi-sarathkumar-11166/misc-big/varalakshmi-sarathkumar-170.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 900px;" /></p> <p> That said, reports are now surfacing stating Varalaxmi will be playing the role of a district collector in <a href="https://www.galatta.com/tamil/news/dhanush-sai-pallavi-starrer-maari-2-release-in-may/96162/" target="_blank"><em>Maari 2</em></a>.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://d1ydle56j7f53e.cloudfront.net/assets/gallery/profile/varalaxmi-sarathkumar-11166/misc-big/varalakshmi-sarathkumar-161.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 900px;" /></p> <p> It must be noted &#39;Lady Superstar&#39; <a href="https://www.galatta.com/tamil/photos/actress/nayantara/6207/" target="_blank">Nayanthara</a> too portrayed a district collector in last year&rsquo;s smash hit, <em>Aramm</em>.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://d1ydle56j7f53e.cloudfront.net/assets/gallery/movie/aramm-13275/misc-big/aramm-14.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 400px;" /></p> <p> As for the rest of the cast of <em>Maari 2</em>, Sai Pallavi will be playing the female lead and the film will mark the first time she will star opposite a star as big as Dhanush.&nbsp;</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DKz6liQUIAAPSey.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 376px;" /></p> <p> Malayalam actor Tovino Thomas is said to be playing the baddie.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DKae1ffUQAAPx6j.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 375px;" /></p> <p> After starring in several Tamil films, <a href="https://www.galatta.com/tamil/photos/actor/kreshna/16770/" target="_blank">Krishna Kulasekaran</a> will be seen in <em>Maari 2</em> in a supporting role.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DLc9ddIVwAEcpw2.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 344px;" /></p> <p> Yuvan Shankar Raja is scoring the music for the film making it a reunion for the composer with Dhanush after a gap of 10 years.</p> <p> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block;" data-ad-client="ca-pub-4598819753511212" data-ad-slot="5395023069" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script><br><img alt="" src="https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DR5GvixVwAEDexb.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 376px;" /></p> <p> It must be noted &#39;Isaignani&#39; <a href="https://www.galatta.com/tamil/news/maari-2-has-ilaiyaraaja-singing-a-song-dhanush-yuvan-shankar-raja/95971/" target="_blank">Ilaiyaraaja</a> too has sung a song under his Yuvan&rsquo;s composition for the film.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"> So happy to announce that the maestro isaignani ilayaraja sir sang a song today for <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/maari2?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#maari2</a>. What a delightful divine experience. We feel so blessed and super thrilled. <a href="https://twitter.com/thisisysr?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@thisisysr</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/directormbalaji?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@directormbalaji</a> <a href="https://t.co/6pNRj09aZ7">pic.twitter.com/6pNRj09aZ7</a></p> &mdash; Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) <a href="https://twitter.com/dhanushkraja/status/953269203225620481?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">January 16, 2018</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script><p> <em>Maari 2</em> sure does look interesting with each development.</p>