Suriya and Samantha Akkineni starrer 24 to get a Part 2, confirms director Vikram K Kumar

The Vikram K Kumar directorial 24 starring Suriya and Samantha Akkineni hit the theatres on 6th May 2016; the film garnered both popular and critical acclaim
Written By Akanksha Sridhara | Updated: June 08, 2020 19:14 IST
Suriya and Samantha Akkineni starrer 24 to get a Part 2, confirms director Vikram K Kumar

The 2016 film 24 starring Suriya and Samantha Akkineni mesmerized the audience. It was a massive hit at the box office. The film was critically acclaimed and both Suriya and Samantha were praised for their performances. 24 was a science fiction film that revolved around the concept of time travel. The film also featured actress Nitya Menen in a pivotal role. In a recent interview with Galatta Media, the film’s director Vikram K Kumar confirmed that he is working on the script for the Part 2 of the science fiction action thriller.
 
Vikram K Kumar says that Suriya was quite interested in making a sequel during the shooting of 24. However, the two agreed that making a sequel just for the sake of it might not be fruitful. So, Vikram says that he made up his mind to approach Suriya only when he had a script ready. After 4 long years, Vikram K Kumar is working on the script for Part 2!
 
While the talk of a sequel is grabbing everyone’s attention, the director was tight-lipped about the possible inclusion of a prequel. We will know for sure when the team reveals more details!
 
Meanwhile, the Jyothika starrer Ponmagal Vandhal aired on Amazon Prime on 29th May 2020. Suriya produced the film under his home banner 2D Entertainment. While the film has garnered popular acclaim, the critics have given negative reviews.
 
On the work front, Suriya is looking forward to the release of his upcoming film Soorarai Pottru. Sudha Kongara is directing the film. Suriya is producing the film under his banner 2D Entertainment. The film also features Aparna Balamurali in a lead role. He will also appear in the film Aruvaa helmed by Hari. Samantha, on the other hand, will next appear opposite actor Vijay Sethupathi in the film Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kaadhal. Actress Nayanthara will also feature in the film.




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