May 29 : Nawazuddin Siddiqui has been roped in to play an important part in Tiger Shroff’s forthcoming film Heropanti 2, a sequel to his debut movie Heropanti. Directed by Ahmed Khan and bankrolled by Nadiadwala Grandson, the film also stars Tara Sutaria opposite Tiger.
Reportedly, Nawazuddin will play the antagonist whom Tiger will be seen taking on. While the first shooting schedule of the film was wrapped up in Mumbai just before the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic struck the country, the second schedule of the film has been postponed till the current lockdown restrictions are lifted in Maharashtra. Nawazuddin will reportedly join the cast and crew for the second schedule.
Music maestro AR Rahman has also been brought on board as the music composer of Heropanti 2, while Mehboob has been roped in as the lyricist. The film has been slated to release on December 3.
Earlier, the makers were considering to cast Sara Ali Khan opposite Tiger. But last year, after actor Sushant Singh…