In 2015, actor Dhanush gave strong proof of his acting abilities when he delivered a massy performance in the action-comedy ‘Maari’ and left fans stunned. In fact, his performance was so good that some fans even drew a parallel between him and his legendary father-in-law Rajinikanth. More than two years later, D is gearing up to star is ‘Maari 2’. The film’s music will be composed by ‘Rockstar’ Yuvan Shankar Raja and is bound to be an integral part of the narrative. Now, there is some good news for those who are looking forward to its release. In an exciting development, Dhanush took to Twitter and confirmed that legendary music director Ilaiyaraaja has sung for ‘Maari 2’. Talking about working with the legend, he said that it was a ‘thrilling’ experience for him.
“So happy to announce that the maestro Isaignani Ilaiyaraaja sang a song for ‘Maari 2’. What a delightful divine experience. We feel so blessed and super thrilled,” he added.
Well, this is some good news and we are sure that the maestro’s song will be a treat for music lovers.
In case you did not know, ‘Maari 2’ is being directed by Balaji Mohan and will see Dhanush essay the role of a gangster. While ‘Maari’ featured actress Kajal Aggarwal as the female lead, the sequel will see the fast-rising Sai Pallavi star opposite Dhanush on the big screen. The film also features Mollywood star Tovino in a key role. He will be playing the antagonist here.
On a related note, this is a busy time for D, Besides ‘Maari 2’, he also has ‘The Extraordinary Journey of The Fakir’ and ‘Vada Chennai’ in his kitty. The Extraordinary Journey of The Fakir’ is his first Hollywood film and is based on a book of the same name. On the other hand, ‘Vada Chennai’ is a gangster-drama and has been directed by Vetrimaaran.