John Abraham starrer Satyameva Jayate (SMJ) that released last year performed very well at the box office. It went on to become John’s and director, Milap Milan Zaveri’s biggest hit ever. The success of the prequel motivated the makers to come up with a second. Hence there were rumours related to the cast and the schedule of the film floating around for quite some time now.
There’s finally an announcement on Satyameva Jayate 2 (SMJ2) that was made earlier in the day. While John will play the protagonist in this one too, there will be a new female face opposite him. Divya Khosla Kumar who made her debut opposite Akshay Kumar in Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyon will make comeback with this project.
T-Series head honcho, Bhushan Kumar’s wife, Divya, has directed films like Yaariyan and Sanam Re in the past. According to a source, Divya has signed on the dotted line as the lead actress for Milap’s SMJ2 and we hear that it is a strong character. Divya was reportedly blown away with the part Milap has narrated and what attracted her the most was the powerful role that makes difference and adds to the film’s narrative. Divya last acted in a short film titled Bulbul in which she played many characters. She decided to mark her comeback as an actress with SMJ2 after much consideration.
Milap has almost locked the final script of SMJ2 and now prepping into locking the other details of the film. The film that is expected to go on floors soon after Milap’s Marjaavaan releases.
We have learnt that the film has a patriotic feel to it. Everyone is aware of the dialoguebaazi one can expect from Milap, but the source close to the project says that it gets better and meatier this time around.
Well, we cannot wait to hoot and clap yet again!