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Confirmed! Amitabh Bachchan in Aankhen 2

Amitabh Bachchan confirms his part in sequel to the 2002 film Aankhen which also stars Anil Kapoor and John Abraham

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After the success of Aankhen, makers of the film are all set to make its sequel with director Anees Bazmee. According to sources, Amitabh Bachchan has confirmed to the makers of Aankhen for the sequel which will go on floors by end of this year.

The source reveals that director Anees Bazmee had a meeting with Mr Bachchan a few months back, to which the actor reverted last week. “Amitabh Bachchan has finally given his confirmation to the producer as his character has been shaped up extremely well. The casting of the film will start in coming month’s time. The filmmaker Anees Bazmee is yet to complete the script.”

Confirming the news, filmmaker Anees Bazmee said, “Yes, that’s true. Amitji has confirmed to be part of sequel of Aankhen last week. My producer Gaurang Doshi informed me about it. I had a meeting with Amitji few months back where I had narrated the basic storyline and his character. He had liked it and told me to he will revert back. I always had dream to work with him which is going to fulfill soon."

Speaking further about the Aankhen 2, he added, “Amitji’s character will be retained while the rest of the cast has been changed. I am still working on the script but all I can say is that John Abraham and Anil Kapoor will be there in the film. John will play the blind man while Anil Kapoor’s character has been added in the film. I am going to have two more actors and two actresses in the film. The film will be made on a huge scale like my earlier films.”

Anees reveals that he is planning to start the script after the release of Welcome Back and plans to go on floors by end of this year.

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  1. Tarrun Agarwal
    26 Feb 2016

    Dear Reshma Hope your well This is in regards to your article in Aankhen 2. We wish to clarify Aankhen 2 Sequel rights rest with Rajtaru Studios Alone. The Director we have locked is original director Vipul A Shah. Star Cast still has not been finalised Anees Bazmi and Gaurang Doshi have nothing to do. Even the copyright rests with us as Rajtaru Studios Limited. Will request to make a note and also make correction. Documentary evidence is available on request.