The Akshay Kumar starrer 2012 film Rowdy Rathore was a huge hit. It showed the Bell Bottom actor in a fierce double role with immense action and romance. Now the makers are all set to bring the sequel of the film to the audiences. Baahubali Director S S Rajamouli’s father K V Vijayendra Prasad will be writing the film’s script and has confirmed the film is in the making. Reportedly producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali had approached him for writing the script and he hopes to put finishing touches to it soon. 


Rawdy Rathore also starred Sonakshi Sinha and was directed by actor-filmmaker Prabhu Deva. It was the official remake of Telugu hit film Vikramarkudu, which was written by Prasad as well. The film is expected to go on floors by end of 2022 and will star Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi, who will reprise their respective roles. Apart from this film, Akshay will also be seen in Ram Setu and Raksha Bandhan while Sonakshi will be seen in Double XL co-starring Huma Qureshi.