Director Lokesh Kanagaraj is enjoying the most joyous moment of his life with his dream project Vikram, as a Fanboy to direct Kamal Haasan has come true & also it has delivered the Blockbuster. He has utilized the full opportunity given by Ulaga Nayagan Kamal Haasan. Lokesh Kanagaraj proved himself as one of the best directors in the Indian film industry. Now, the director has revealed Kaithi 2 important updates in his latest interview.
With this movie, he introduced a new concept of Lokesh Cinematic Universe (LCU) in the Indian film industry. Recently, Vikram has achieved a record of more than 300 crores in box office collections.
Lokesh Kanagaraj About his new Lokesh Cinematic Universe (LCU)
In a recent interview, Lokesh Kanagaraj revealed some interesting facts about Kaithi 2. Lokesh Kanagaraj explained to Kamal Haasan that the climax of this film would be interlinked with his previous films. He explained that this movie would be a sequel to Kaithi 2 and Vikram 3.
The new cinematic universe concept of Lokesh Kanagaraj consists of interlinking the story and characters of his previous film into this movie like never before. By listening to this new concept, Kamal Haasan said that this movie would take Indian cinema to a next higher level.
Lokesh Kanagaraj had to seek permission from both the film producers (Kaithi and Vikram) for introducing this new concept. Both these film producers agreed to this new concept and made it easier for the director to start the new concept.
Lokesh Kanagaraj revealed some interesting facts about Thalapathy 67, as it is going to be a gangster-drama film. According to his statements, there is a possibility that Thalapathy 67 might be a part of the Lokesh Cinematic Universe(LCU).
Interesting Facts about Kaithi 2
The director has used three characters Narain, Harish Uthaman, and Arjun Das in his film Vikram which is a sequel to his previous film Kaithi. Especially, Actor Suriya’s special cameo as Rolex in Vikram movie marks an important sequel to this film. It would be interesting to watch Dilli vs Rolex in Kaithi 2 or Vikram 3.
Also, Lokesh Kanagaraj states that Kaithi 2 is a prequel to Kaithi, that will be based on the past life of Dilli as well. He reveals in an interview that Karthi’s character Dilli was a Kabaddi player when he was in jail.
Lokesh Kanagaraj tweeted in his latest tweet about Arjun Das’s character as Anbu in Kaithi 2. There will also be a clear explanation of how Dilli ended up landing in jail and how he reached North India after his release from prison.
Lokesh clears the doubt about Arjun Das’s character as “Anbu” in Kaithi and Vikram
Updates on Kaithi 2 Shooting Schedule
Lokesh Kanagaraj mentioned that Kaithi 2 shooting will commence after the shooting of Thalapathy 67. At present, Actor Thalapathy Vijay is busy shooting for Thalapathy 66 directed by Vamshi Paidipally
Also, the budget of Kaithi 2 will be 10 times higher than its prequel. Right now, Actor Karthi is busy with his upcoming three films namely Ponniyin Selvan: I, Viruman, and Sardar which are expected to release this year in 2022. So it is expected that Kaithi 2 shooting would probably start in the year 2023. As of now, the makers of Sardar have confirmed the release date officially.
According to the massive Blockbuster response received to the Vikram movie, the expectations for Thalapathy 67, Kaithi 2, and Vikram 3 increased more for every audience worldwide. It would be worth waiting to watch Vikram vs Rolex vs Dilli in the upcoming movies of Lokesh Cinematic Universe(LCU).