Bhavana Studios Announces 'Premalu 2' Sequel for 2025 Release

Bhavana Studios announces 'Premalu 2', the sequel to their hit Malayalam rom-com, set for 2025 release with Fahadh Faasil as producer and SS Karthikeya presenting the Telugu version. The original film's lead actors Naslen and Mamitha will reprise their roles.

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Bhavana Studios Announces 'Premalu 2' Sequel for 2025 Release

Bhavana Studios Announces 'Premalu 2' Sequel for 2025 Release

Bhavana Studios has officially announced the sequel to their critically acclaimed and commercially successful Malayalam romantic comedy film 'Premalu', titled 'Premalu 2'. The sequel is scheduled for a 2025 release, with actor Fahadh Faasil returning as one of the producers. SS Karthikeya, son of renowned director SS Rajamouli, will present the Telugu version of the film.

The original 'Premalu', directed by Girish AD, was a massive hit not only in Kerala but also in other South Indian states like Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka. The film, which explored the lives of two young Malayali professionals navigating love, work, and friendships in Hyderabad, grossed over ₹135 crore worldwide, becoming one of the highest-grossing Malayalam films of all time.

Lead actors Naslen K Gafoor and Mamitha Baiju will reprise their roles as Sachin and Reenu in the sequel. The story of 'Premalu 2' is expected to continue their journey, with fans eagerly anticipating how the couple will overcome the challenges of a long-distance relationship after Sachin left for further studies in the UK at the end of the first film.

Why this matters: The announcement of 'Premalu 2' marks a significant milestone for Bhavana Studios and the Malayalam film industry, as it demonstrates the growing popularity and crossover success of regional cinema. The involvement of high-profile names like Fahadh Faasil and SS Karthikeya in the project further underscores the increasing collaboration between different film industries in India.

Girish AD, who co-wrote the original film with Kiran Josey, will return to direct the sequel. 'Premalu 2' will be released simultaneously in Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu, allowing fans across languages to enjoy the continuation of Sachin and Reenu's story. The Telugu version of the first film, presented by Karthikeya, became the highest-grossing Telugu-dubbed Malayalam film, collecting ₹15 crore in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana alone.

While the exact release date and additional cast members are yet to be announced, the news of 'Premalu 2' has already generated significant excitement among fans and the

Key Takeaways

  • Bhavana Studios announces 'Premalu 2', sequel to hit Malayalam rom-com 'Premalu'.
  • 'Premalu 2' scheduled for 2025 release, with Fahadh Faasil as producer.
  • Original 'Premalu' was a massive hit, grossing over ₹135 crore worldwide.
  • Sequel to continue the journey of lead characters Sachin and Reenu.
  • Telugu version of 'Premalu 2' to be presented by SS Karthikeya.