is a upcoming Bollywood crime thriller film and a sequel to the 2008 hit film, Jannat
. The film is directed by Kunal Deshmukh, and produced by Mahesh Bhatt and Mukesh Bhatt. It features Emraan Hashmi, Randeep Hooda, Imran Zahid and Esha Gupta in lead roles.
The storyline is based on the issue of illegal arms in Delhi.
The first look unveiled on 15th March 2012, whilst the film is to hit theatres on 4 May, 2012.
- Emraan Hashmi as Arjun Dixit
- Randeep Hooda as Salim Khan
- Esha Gupta as Sonia
- Imran Zahid as Inspector Vijay Thakur
Title of film
The story of the film is based on the illegal arms trade in Delhi and story structure was similar to Jannat (film) and that's how producer thought to title the film as Jannat 2
Many actresses such as Prachi Desai, Esha Gupta, Paoli Dam and others were reported to be assigned as the female lead of the film.
However, Gupta was chosen amongst the others. In October 2011, the film began shooting in the lines of Delhi Airport Metro Express.
The film wrapped up its shooting on 17 January, 2012. It was earlier expected for release on 27 April 2012, and then 12 May 2012, however it was originally changed to 4 May 2012.
The music is to be composed by Pritam Chakraborty, and scheduled for release on March, 2012. In November 2011, it was reported that three songs from the film have been leaked to YouTube.
Though actor Emraan Hashmi denied the leak and announced the songs to be fake.
A song was leaked on Youtube titled Judai
with a fake story attached to it that the song was to be featured in the film. The song was by a Pakistani Singer and Music Composer Falak. Later on Bhatt's declined about the song to be a part of the film.
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by ||Kunal Deshmukh |
|Produced by ||Mahesh Bhatt |
|Story by ||Shagufta Rafique |
|Starring ||Emraan Hashmi |
|Music by ||Pritam |
|Distributed by ||Vishesh Films |
Fox Star Studios
|Release date(s) ||4 May 2012 |
|Country ||India |