After reports about Dhanush getting injured on the sets of “Maari 2” surfaced, the actor-filmmaker-singer took to Twitter on Saturday to update his fans and followers about his health. He says it was not a major injury. He assured his followers that he is fine.
“My beloved dear fans … It’s not a major injury and I’m well,” Dhanush tweeted. “Thank you so much for your concern prayers and love. I am forever grateful. Love you all. My pillars of strength,” he added.
My beloved dear fans … It’s not a major injury and I’m well. Thank you so much for your concern prayers and love. Im forever grateful. Love you all. My pillars of strength.
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) June 23, 2018
According to reports, Dhanush was shooting for a fight sequence with the film’s antagonist Tovino Thomas, and got injured while performing a stunt sequence. Directed by Balaji Mohan, Maari 2 is the sequel to the hit film, which released in 2015.
Reports also suggest that Dhanush continued shooting the sequence despite being in intense pain to avoid delay in the shooting. The makers are yet to confirm if Dhanush will continue with the shoot or if he will take time to recover from the injuries.
Maari 2 is the sequel to the 2015 release Maari which had Dhanush and Kajal Aggarwal playing the lead roles. The film was a hit flick in Dhanush’s career and the actor was seen playing a local goon with a handle-bar moustache. Maari 2 will be a bilingual and will be shot simultaneously in Tamil and Telugu. However, it I not clear yet if the Telugu version will have the same cast or if any changes would be made. Maari 2 is expected to be released during the end of 2018.
Maari 2 will also star Varalaxmi Sarathkumar too in a crucial role and will be her first time collaboration with Dhanush in a film.
Dhanush also has couple of other films – Vada Chennai and Ennai Nokki Paayum Thota – which are in the pipeline and this injury scare might worry the makers of these films.