About Dabangg 2 - Dabangg 2 is an Indian masala film directed,written and produced by Arbaaz Khan. It stars Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles, with Prakash Raj playing the role of the main antagonist. It also has Vinod Khanna, Deepak Dobriyal and Nikitan Dheer in supporting roles. It is a sequel to the 2010 film Dabangg and is set in the city of Kanpur. The distribution rights were sold to UTV Motion Pictures for a price of 140 crore, the highest for a Bollywood film till date.
Development of the project commenced after the release of Dabangg, which became a Blockbuster at the box office. The main cast retained their roles except for Sonu Sood. Filming for Dabangg 2 commenced on 9 March 2012 in Kamalistan Studio in Mumbai. Some scenes were reportedly bought from the film Gabbar Singh, which is in turn a Telugu remake of Dabangg. It is slated to release on 21 December 2012.
Star Cast -
- Salman Khan as Chulbul 'Robinhood' Pandey
- Sonakshi Sinha as Rajjo Chulbul Pandey
- Vinod Khanna
- Prakash Raj
Directed by Arbaaz Khan
Produced by Arbaaz Khan
Written by Arbaaz Khan
Distributed by UTV Motion Pictures
Release date(s) - December 21, 2012