Kajol and Dhanush starrer film ‘VIP 2’s Hindi version title has been changed. The film has title Velaiyilla Pattathari 2 (VIP 2) in Tamil Nadu. It is slated to hit the theatres on July 28.
For the first time, Kajol and Dhanush have associated for a film. The filmmakers sought the title to be ‘Lalkar’.
“It was a strategic move to make sure the film reaches across all states. With Kajol and Dhanush coming together in a movie for the first time, the title has to connect with the masses. Both the actors have a huge fan base in the North, so we thought of leveraging it thereby keeping a more relatable and easy name for the audience,” Soundarya, the director of VIP 2 stated.
‘VIP 2’ movie filmmakers wish to make sure that the title revolves cross pan-India, particularly the north belt, believes as one of the main revenue gaining territories.
“It was a unanimous decision by the makers of the comedy drama to have a catchy title for their film that the audience can easily relate to and accordingly decided to go ahead with VIP 2 (Lalkar), a statement stated.
Few days back, the teaser of film VIP 2 was released by the filmmakers. Now, the first official trailer is believed to be released today. The first part of film hit the theatres in 2016 in the month of December.
After two years, Kajol is making a comeback in the Tamil film industry with film VIP 2. A source stated, “Kajol plays a suave businesswoman, and there will be different shades to her character.”
VIP 2 features Amala Paul, Vivek, Saranya Ponvannanand and Samuthirakani. The movie is produced by Dhanush.
Film ‘VIP 2’ is a sequel to Dhanush’s superhit film Velailla Pattathari. It was released in year 2014. The movie was directed by Velraj.