Director Bharathiraja came up with Sigappu Rojakkal several years ago and it went on to become a blockbuster hit. A few months ago, Bharathiraja said that he has plans to make a sequel for Sigappu Rojakkal. And now, the news is out that his son, Manoj, will be wielding the megaphone for it. Vishakan, a debutant who underwent a course in acting in the US, will be playing the lead role in the film.

The film went on floors today, state official sources in Kollywood. The music for Sigappu Rojakkal 2 will be scored by GV Prakash. It may be mentioned here that the hit pair, Kamal Haasan and Sridevi, had played the lead roles in the prequel.