First look of Kahaani 2 is out and it’s intriguing. The first look poster is pretty interesting, with lead character of Vidya Balan, who’s plays Durga Rani Singh, is shown as a wanted fugitive. The poster has a head shot of Durga Rani Singh played by Vidya Balan. It also goes on to say, “Age 36 year old, complexion – fair and height – 5’4”. Going by the look and the lead character’s name it won’t be a true blue sequel to Kahaani as that starred Vidya Balan as Vidya Bagachi.
Titled Kahaani 2 – Durga Rani Singh, director Sujoy Ghosh reunites with powerhouse performer Vidya Balan, yet again for the second installment of the Kahaani franchise, also starring Arjun Rampal. Essaying the role of the 36 year old Durga Rani Singh, Vidya Balan is wanted for kidnapping and murder in this suspense thriller. Produced by Kushal Kantilal Gada, Dhaval Jayantilal Gada, Aksshay Jayantilal Gada and Sujoy Ghosh, Kahaani 2 – Durga Rani Singh is scheduled to release December 2.
Earlier the film was scheduled to release on November 25, 2016 but with Shah Rukh Khan’s Dear Zindagi also announced for the same date, the makers shifted the release to December 2, 2016.
Back in 2012, Kahaani was an unexpected head turner and a superhit at the box office. The film starred Vidya Balan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui (in his breakthrough role) among others. The film lived up to its tagline of mother of a story and surprised everyone with its taut storyline and thrilling finale. Also read: Aamir Khan’s Dangal to play SPOILSPORT for Vidya Balan’s Begum Jaan!
After a dry spell at the box office, Vidya Balan is expected to turn her career with Kahaani 2 – Durga Rani Singh and then Begum Jaan, which is an official remake of award winning Bengali film Rajkahini.