Kahaani 2 Shelved: Vidya Balan to Play Lead Heroine


The critically-acclaimed 2012 Kahaani starring Vidya Balan is to return with a sequel- and is currently in pre-production stage.

Director Sujoy Ghosh confirmed the news in an interview with Indian news agency PTI: “Yes, Kahaani 2 is happening. It is in the pre-production stage. Vidya Balan will star in the film. Major parts of the film will be shot in Kolkata.”

Known portraying compelling female characters on screen, the actress was widely praised for her phenomenal performance in Kahaani as the pregnant heroine in search of her missing husband.

Produced by Sujoy and directed by Ribhu Dasgupta, Vidya will next be seen in T3EN, the film also stars Amitabh Bachchan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui.