Director Prashanth Neel's KGF: Chapter is one of the most anticipated films of 2021. The film was scheduled to release in theatres on July 16. The makers had finalized the film's release date early this year. The makers wrapped up the film's shoot earlier this year. Due to the second wave of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the film's post-production work was put on hold. Since the cases in Bengaluru and Karnataka are gradually coming down, the team resumed the post-production work. Malavika Avinash confirmed that she started dubbing for the film.
Earlier, popular trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to reveal that the film will not release on July 16. The makers haven't stated the film's release yet. Today, July 1, Taran Adarsh revealed the tentative release date of KGF: Chapter 2. His tweet read, "#KGF2 RELEASE UPDATE... #KGF2 is a hugely awaited franchise... There's talk that the producers are toying with the idea of releasing the biggie - starring #Yash - on 9 Sept 2021... Is the release date final?... Not at all... The producers haven't finalized any date yet. (sic)." KGF: Chapter 2 stars Yash, Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon, Prakash Raj, Srinidhi Shetty, Achyuth Kumar, Malavika Avinash, and Anant Nag in lead roles.