Siddharth and Priya Bhavani Shankar join the set of 'Indian 2'

The shooting of Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2' directed by Shankar has resumed and has been progressing at a brisk pace. Actress Rakul Preet who has been roped in to play an important role in the film joined the set recently. While it is speculated that the pretty actress will be playing Siddharth’s romantic interest in the film, Siddharth and Priya Bhavani Shankar too have joined the shooting in MGR Film City in Chennai.

Speculation is rife that Siddharth will play the grandson of the freedom fighter-turned-vigilante, Senapathi, who sets out on a mission to eradicate corruption in the society by killing corrupt government officials in the 1996 original. Kamal Haasan who is currently hosting the popular reality show Bigg Boss 3, is expected to join the shoot for Indian 2 soon.

Kajal Aggarwal plays the female lead and also undergone training in Kalaripayattu, an Indian martial art and the movie also stars Aishwarya Rajesh, veteran actor Delhi Ganesh and Vidyut Jammwal.

It’s a well-known fact that Kamal Haasan and Shankar are reuniting after two decades for the upcoming political film ‘Indian 2’, which was formally announced last year. While Anirudh Ravichander will be composing the music for the film, Ravi Varma will be handling the camera.