While Tiger Shroff will reprise his role from the first one, the female lead is yet to be decided. Reports now claim, Jacqueline Fernandez and Kriti Sanon are the top contenders for playing the female lead in the sequel. Sajid has worked with Jacqueline in the Houseful franchise, his directorial debut Kick and more recent release, Dishoom. Kriti Sanon made her debut in Heropanti under Sajid’s banner. It was earlier reported that Sajid would take this film to China. Latest reports say the recce of the film in China has already started.
The sequel will be directed by Ahmed Khan who is a choreographer.