Jigarthanda was released eight years ago and now its sequel has been announced by its director Karthik Subbaraj. After the news was officially announced, fans of the first movie could not contain their excitement. The teaser of Jigarthanda Double X was unveiled on Youtube. While the first part features Bobby Simha and Siddharth in titular roles, the sequel stars Raghava Lawrence and SJ Suryah.
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Karthik Subbaraj shares teaser on Twitter
On this Auspicious day with all your blessings.... We have started the Shoot of #JigarthandaDoubleX 🙏🏼🙏🏼https://t.co/3OqBPNW8Yg— karthik subbaraj (@karthiksubbaraj) December 12, 2022
The teaser was shared by Subbaraj on his Twitter handle. The three-minute teaser features unmissable action sequences between SJ Suryah and Raghava Lawrence. Following their larger-than-life introduction, the teaser shifts its attention towards the deadly face-off between the two actors.
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‘New style of narrative in Tamil Cinema’
That’s a fantabulous 1️⃣Million+ views on the nail bitting #Teaser of #JigarthandaDoubleX !! 🔥🎶😇https://t.co/0dZxjyKzbQ— Think Music (@thinkmusicindia) December 11, 2022
A @karthiksubbaraj film
A @Music_Santhosh musical #RaghavaLawrence@iam_SJSuryah@stonebencherspic.twitter.com/5fWdQPow7P
In a recent interview with IANS, Lawrence spoke about doing Jigarthanda Double X. “I am a huge fan of Jigarthanda, which brought in a new style of narrative in Tamil cinema,” he said. He further added that when he was approached for the film, he immediately said yes because he was positive that Subbaraj would deliver something unique and extraordinary. He is looking forward to his collaboration with Stone Bench films and is extremely happy that the film’s shoot is kicking off.
On the other hand, Suryah added that Subbaraj has a cult following and is one of the most celebrated directors of Tamil cinema. “His storytelling and world-building endeavours have always stood out and ushered in a new era in Tamil cinema.”
As per reports, the film is likely to release in 2023 in multiple languages such as Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.