There have been numerous conjectures making the rounds about the sequel to the 2014 hit film Ek Villain featuring Sidharth Malhotra, Shraddha Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh in the lead roles.
As per a news in a daily, producer Ekta Kapoor has hired a few writers to start working on the sequel which is all set to be a follow-up to Ek Villain. Furthermore, Sidharth will be seen in the lead role and there will be a fresh cast joining him for the sequel.
Speaking about it, a source specified to a daily, "Work on Ek Villain 2 has just kicked off. The premise of the original is great for a potential franchise."
Ek Villain 2 will not be directed by Mohit Suri, but Ekta is planning to rope in new director to the project.