October 30 : Ever since Tiger Shroff confirmed the sequel to his film Heropanti, there were speculations over the female lead in the flick. Putting all rumours to rest, the makers of Heropanti 2 have announced the female lead opposite Tiger Shroff.
Today, the action star confirmed that he will reunite with Student of the Year 2 actress Tara Sutaria for Heropanti 2. “Welcome to the Heropanti Family @TaraSutaria,” Tiger wrote on his Twitter handle.
Tara also shared the news on her Instagram account, and wrote, “So amped for this one.. A new journey begins with my #NGEFamily #Heropanti2”. She further wrote, “Reunited with my favourites! Thank You Sajid Sir for believing in me.. Heropanti 2, here we go!!! PS Can’t think of a better way to kick start birthday month!
Helmed by choreographer-turned-filmmaker Ahmed Khan, Heropanti 2 is expected to go on the floors this December. Tiger will shoot in a number of countries for the film.
The first instalment, Heropanti, was released in 2014, which marked Tiger’s debut in Bollywood. He was co-starred by Kriti Sanon, who also debuted in the film. The film was a remake of the Telugu movie Paruguan. Directed by Sabbir Khan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, the film was a hit.
On the work front, Tara has some major projects up her sleeves. She will be seen in Ek Villain 2 alongside John Abraham, Aditya Roy Kapur and Disha Patani. The actress also has in her kitty Milan Lutharia's Tadap, which will mark the debut of Suniel Shetty's son Ahan Shetty.