Ulaga Nayagan Kamal Haasan is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that his upcoming release Vishwaroopam II is promoted to the hilt. He was on Salman Khan’s show Dus Ka Dum recently promoting the film. Also, he released the audio of the film on Bigg Boss Tamil show, which he is hosting himself. Kamal, in order to promote the film among the Telugu movie buffs was on Bigg Boss Telugu too, which is being hosted by actor Nani. On having Kamal on the show, Nani had tweeted.
A preview of Kamal’s entry into the Bigg Boss house showed the housemates rushing forward to meet the star to get his blessings. On having Kamal on the show, Star MAA tweeted through its official handle.
Recently, Hassan participated in the television reality show Dus Ka Dum hosted by Bollywood star Salman Khan to promote the Hindi version of the film.
Directed by Kamal Haasan, Vishwaroopam II has the star playing the lead role. The others in the star cast include Rahul Bose, Pooja Kumar, Andrea Jeremiah, Shekhar Kapur, Jaideep Ahlawat, Russell Geoffrey Banks, Waheeda Rehman, Mir Sarwar, Deepak Jethi and Anant Mahadevan.
Ghibran has composed music for this venture with Sanu Varghese and Shamdat Sainudeen cranking the camera and Mahesh Narayanan editing it.
The film was stuck in development hell for years. It was supposed to release in 2015 but was delayed quite a few times.
It may be recalled here that during the release of Vishwaroopam in 2013, Kamal Haasan had to face a lot of hardships as the film was banned by the state government for hurting the sentiments of Muslims. However, the ban was lifted later and it was released to packed houses making it an instant success.
While Vishwaroopam hit was released in 2013, its sequel has been in the making for nearly five years and is finally set for release on August 10.
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