Director Shankar has back to back grand sequels lined up for his fans. After 2.0 starring superstar Rajnikanth, the director will be working on Indian 2, the sequel to his 1996 hit, starring Kamal Haasan in the lead. Other big names from the industry have been doing the rounds for being roped in as part of the cast. Kajal Aggarwal, Dulquer Salman, Nayanthara have been confirmed while Simbu will be playing a pivotal role in the film. Akshay Kumar is the latest name to emerge and it is said that he would be replacing Ajay Devgn.
Akshay Kumar has already worked with Shankar in 2.0, in which his role as the film's antagonist looks quite impressive in the teaser and trailer of the film.