Tamil actor Dhanush's upcoming film Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 gets a release date. Jointly produced by Dhanush and the Kabali maker, Kalaipuli S Thanu, the film is a sequel to his 2014 blockbuster Velaiilla Pattadhari. The film also marks the second directorial outing of Rajinikanth's daughter and Dhanush's sister-in-law Soundarya after Kochadaiiyan. VIP 2 will also see Bollywood actress Kajol returning to the Tamil film industry after a gap of 20-years. Her previous Tamil film, Minsara Kanavu was released in 1997.
Earlier there were reports that makers are planning to release VIP 2 in the same month as its prequel, VIP released in 2014. Velaiilla Pattadhari was released on July 18, 2014.
And now, the release date of VIP 2 has been finalised as the makers had decided to release the film on July 14 to coincide with the release date of it's first part, VIP.
VIP 2 also stars Saranya, Amala Paul and Samuthirakani.