The sequels for super hit movies have become the new trend in Bollywood now. Many filmmakers have been playing safe by opting out with sequels with their movies. Aankhen was a super hit that released in 2002 starring Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Sushmita Sen, Arjun Rampal and Paresh Rawal. Vipul Shah directed this super hit movie for which the sequel is being planned currently.
Anees Bazmi will direct the movie and Shahid Kapoor, Katrina Kaif will play the lead roles. This is the first time Shahid will romance Katrina in a movie. The movie has been titled Aankhen 2 and Amitabh Bachchan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui have been roped in for the other important roles in the movie.
The movie is currently busy with the pre-production work and the regular shoot of the movie will start during the second half of next year. Anees Bazmee has been unavailable to comment on this and an official announcement will be out soon.