Indian 2 is an official Sequel to Indian (1996).
After a long delay, Indian 2 is said to resume its shoot on 24th August 2022. The role of Kamal Haasan in Indian 2 features a Freedom Fighter Senapathy in his late nineties.
The role portrays a much older and rugged look compared to the prequel in 1996.
Kamal Haasan’s Role in Indian 2 requires extensive makeup.
So, recently Kamal Haasan met the Oscar Award Winning makeup artist Michael Westmore and his daughter Mckenzie Westmore and had a long discussion regarding the role and requirements in the technical aspects.
Though it is not the first time that Michael Westmore and Kamal Haasan are collaborating as in earlier films including Indian, Avvai Shanmughi, and Dasavatharam their combination of work turned out to be a success.
Kamal Haasan – Michael Westmore combination in Dhasavadhaaram was acclaimed as Best!
Michael Westmore, the 84-year old has won an Academy Award for the best makeup for Jim Carrey’s global hit ‘Mask’ released in 1985.
His daughter Mckenzie Westmore is said to be a loving fan of the Tamil legendary actor Kamal Haasan.