Singham created havoc at the box office when it was released in 2011. It brought a revolution in the genre of masala films. Directed by Rohit Shetty, Singham starred Ajay Devgn and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead roles and Prakash Raj as the antagonist. It received amazing response from the critics as well as general audience. Singham collected 100 crore at the box office, and was seventh film (at that time) to do so. Singham was a remake from the Tamil movie titled ‘Singam’. It was also remade in Kannada and Bengali before its Hindi release.
The Singham team is back and this time with a new leading lady, Kareena Kapoor Khan. Ajay Devgn will reprise his title role from the prequel of the movie. This movie will also cast Dayanand Shetty (Daya of CID fame) in the role of an inspector. The music of the movie will be composed by Himesh Reshammiya, and he was suggested by Ajay Devgn to the director. After the mega success of Chennai Express, Rohit Shetty is under the burden of huge expectations. He is called as ‘hit machine’ director of Bollywood.
The pre-release buzz of the movie is topping the list, and it is in the top 5 of the most awaited movies of 2014. The expected release date of the movie is 15thAugust 2014, and it will be produced by Ajay Devgn Films and Reliance Entertainment. The shooting of the movie is in its last schedule, and soon the post production of the movie will start. Ajay Devgn was seen in the grand finale of Khatron Ke Khiladi 5, hosted by Rohit Shetty. He arrived there to start the promotions of Singham 2.