2014 supernatural thriller Karthikeya remained a big hit at the box office. It is one of the biggest successes in actor Nikhil's career. Directed by Chandoo Mondeti, this film featured Swati Reddy as the female lead. Now, the makers are gearing up to come up with a sequel for it.
The shoot of Karthikeya 2 was on cards for a long time but it still didn't go on floors. According to the latest sources from the tinsel town, the shoot of this film will begin next month. Nikhil and Swati Reddy will reprise their roles from the first part. We hear that popular heroine Anupama Parameswaran will essay a key role in this sequel.
The story of Karthikeya 2 begins from where the first part has ended. Apparently, there is an important role in the film for which the makers though Anupama will be a perfect fit. An official announcement will be made once the A.Aa actress signs the dotted lines.
Anupama has worked with director Chandoo Mondeti earlier for the film Premam. This will be her first film with Nikhil. Karthikeya 2 is being produced by TG Vishwa Prasad and Vivek Kuchibutla under the banner Peoples Media Factory.