The film ‘Jailer,’ directed by Nelson and featuring Rajinikanth, has soared beyond expectations, becoming an industry hit. Surpassing all expectations, ‘Jailer’ has joined the ₹300 crore club, captivating audiences across languages and regions. The collaboration of South Indian superstars, including Mohanlal and Shiva Rajkumar alongside Rajinikanth, has further fueled the fans’ fervour. In an exciting revelation, director Nelson has expressed his contemplation of a potential sequel to ‘Jailer.’
Trade analyst Manobala recently tweeted about Nelson’s plans, unveiling that ‘Jailer-2’ is on the horizon. Nelson indicated, “I am considering the prospect of crafting a sequel to ‘Jailer,’ and I am also contemplating sequels for ‘Beast,’ ‘Doctor,’ and ‘Kolamaavu Kokila.’” Moreover, Manobala’s tweet hinted at Nelson’s aspiration to bring together Vijay and Rajinikanth in a future cinematic venture.
"There are plans to take #Jailer part 2. Also, I'm planning to make part two for #Beast, #Doctor, #KolamaavuKokila. I have also dream to do one film featuring #Vijay & #Rajinikanth together." – Nelson Dilipkumar pic.twitter.com/F6LtIQ7V9t
— Manobala Vijayabalan (@ManobalaV) August 14, 2023
Anticipation abounds among fans, who predict that a sequel to ‘Jailer’ could potentially become an unparalleled success in Indian cinema. Enthusiasts are eager to witness Shiva Rajkumar and Mohanlal assume more prominent roles in the sequel. The first installment featured a stellar cast, including Rajini, Mohanlal, Kannada superstar Shiva Rajkumar, Bollywood’s Jackie Shroff, and Telugu star Sunil, each seamlessly integrated into the narrative by director Nelson.
This marks Rajinikanth’s 169th film, with particular acclaim directed towards Mohanlal for his impactful cameo as the character Mathew. Mohanlal’s commanding presence left an indelible impression, adding to the film’s already electrifying atmosphere. Anirudh’s musical contributions have also been lauded, with audiences acknowledging the pivotal role of background music in enhancing the cinematic experience.
‘Jailer’ is a creation of Sun Pictures, produced by Kalanithi Maran. The ensemble cast also includes Ramya Krishnan, Tamannaah, and Vinayakan, all contributing to the film’s resounding success.