The latest we hear is that the movie unit commenced shoot in the historic city of Dwaraka, Gujarat, which is believed to be the kingdomof Hindu deity, Krishna in the bygone era.
The beauty of various mystic locales in the temple town is being captured in order to further elevated the theme of the mystery thriller. A total of 400 cast and crew members are taking part in shoot. Karthikeya 2 is said to be the costliest project in Nikhil's career.
Bulk of the shooting will take place in various locations across Gujarat, a state known for its cultural heritage. Several action sequences will be canned in this month-long schedule and the entire lead cast will be taking part in the same.
Nikhil plays a doctor in Karthikeya 2 and young Malayali beauty Anupama will be seen as his loveinterest. The latter flew to Gujarat a couple of days back to join the shoot. She will soon beofficially announced as the leading lady of the film.
Chandoo Mondeti who helmed Karthikeya is back in action for the sequel. People Media Factory and Abhishek Agarwal Arts are jointly producing the project. The film will be out in theatres late this year. The makers recently announced that renowned actor AnupamKher has come on-board for the project.