Dhanush’s Maari 2 started with a pooja on New Year’s Day. The film stars current favorite Sai Pallavi in the lead. Robo Shankar, Krishna, Varalakshmi and Tovino Thomas play important roles in the film. The film’s title look was revealed by Dhanush yesterday

The film will be directed by Balaji Mohan who helmed the original also. Yuvan Shankar Raja will compose the film’s music. The technical crew includes Cinematographer Om Prakash, Editor Prasanna GK and Stunts Silva.

Maari 2 will start rolling this month and is expected to release in July. Maari 2 is bankrolled by Dhanush’s home banner Wunderbar Films.