‘Puratchi Thalapathy’ Vishal’s Sandakozhi-2 has commenced today(August 10) with an auspicious pooja event at Binny Mills, Chennai. Lingusamy, who made the blockbuster first part is also director of the sequel and Vishal's own production house Vishal Film Factory is bankrolling the film.
Keerthy Suresh is Vishal’s romantic interest in the film and Varalakshmi Sarathkumar plays an important role along with Rajkiran and Soori. A large set replicating important areas in Madurai is erected for the first schedule of the film in Binny Mills, where the team will be camping for nearly one month.
Yuvan Shankar Raja has been roped in to compose music for the film and Shakti of Ivan Vera Mathiri fame will be handling the cinematography department.