Race 2 is an Indian movie coming thriller action directed by Abbas-Mustan and produced under the banner of Tips Music Films. It is the sequel, Race 2008 hit, and the star cast includes Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, John Abraham, Jacqueline Fernandez, Anil Kapoor and Ameesha Patel. Saif Ali Khan and Anil Kapoor reprise their roles as Ranvir Singh to and Inspector Robert D'Costa from the previous film, while Bipasha Basu will reprise his role of Sonia in a cameo. The film is scheduled for release January 25, 2013.
Race 2 Official Trailer:
Party On My Mind Song:
- Saif Ali Khan - Ranvir Singh
- Deepika Padukone - Elena
- Bipasha Basu - Sonia
- John Abraham - Armaan Mallik
- Jacqueline Fernandez - Omisha
- Anil Kapoor - Inspector Robert D'Costa
- Ameesha Patel - Cherry
- Rajesh Khattar - Vikram Thapar
- Chunky Pandey
- Mitra Shivarna
- Yannick Ben
- Bakul Syal
After the success of Race (2008), Ramesh Taurani Race 2 registered as title and Abbas-Mustan said they would go ahead with a sequel "if we get a script in place that is even better than original. "scenario was written by Shiraz Ahmed who also wrote the Race. Saif Ali Khan and Anil Kapoor were the 1st to sign the film in November 2009 and has been reported that the cast members that return 1st film. In June 2010, John Abraham has been signed to play the antagonist and Kareena Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra were approached to co-star opposite Khan and Abraham respectively. however, Kapoor refused the role because she does not want her coupling Khan to get repetitive and Chopra was replaced by Deepika due to scheduling conflicts Padukone. In December 2010, Sonakshi Sinha was cast as a replacement for Kapoor. Chitrangda Singh has been approached for a role opposite Anil Kapoor May 2011 but eventually abandoned for unspecified reasons. Ameesha Patel and Mallika Sherawat were considered for the same role, but it ultimately went to Patel.
"The expectations of Race 2 are huge and we plan to make it bigger and better than the 1st part."
-Taurani Race 2
Shooting of the film was scheduled to begin Oct. 5, 2011, but was postponed to accommodate Deepika Padukone dates the origin of scheduling conflicts with Sonakshi Sinha. Sinha dates conflict with his shooting schedule for Dabangg 2 (2012), forcing them to abandon their studies. Priyanka Chopra was rumored to be re-offered the role it was 1st proposed to replace Padukone but producers denied these rumors and confirmed that the dates Padukone were developed. In October 2011, Jacqueline Fernandez who opted Krrish 3 has been cast as a replacement for Sinha. Shortly after, it was announced that Bipasha Basu would reprise his role as Sonia in an appearance, and continue to be the girlfriend of Khan. Despite rumors suggesting that Basu will share screen space with her ex-boyfriend John Abraham for the 1st time after their breakup, Abraham denied.
The program of the film began shooting November 5, 2011 in Mumbai for 15 days, wrap 20. Meanwhile, Sanjay Dutt was in talks to join the cast of the film, but he dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. The second schedule began January 23, 2012 in Mumbai. However, Deepika Padukone abandoned within six days of shooting because the film was still being postponed. Now, the film's producer Ramesh Tauranireleased a statement to the press, assimilate Padukone behavior as "unethical, professionalism and unacceptable." According to reports, Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor and Chitrangda Singh, the original choice for the film, have been approached to replace Padukone. It was also said that Asin Thottumkal has been selected for this part. In addition, it was reported that Nargis Fakhri has been offered the role to replace Padukone, although there have been rumors that she declined the offer, thus avoiding any controversy about her and Padukone. However, Taurani Padukone and agreed on a settlement after lengthy negotiations and filming continued as planned. Jacqueline Fernandez, John Abraham and Deepika Padukone has joined the cast in May in Istanbul for the Third Schedule. On 7 October 2012, the filming was completed.
Promotion & Marketing
On 5 November 2012, the 1st look of Race 2 logo was published via Twitter Deepika Padukone and creative producer, Jay Shewakramani. He then announced that each individual posters main star is that Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Jacqueline Fernandez, John Abraham, Anil Kapoor and Ameesha Patel publish every day until the day of Diwali is the trailer from November 6, 2012 with Saif poster. The poster presents the entire cast will be released November 11, 2012. The trailer will be released on November 12, 2012 via Youtube channel Industries Tips, then he will be released alongside prints Jab Tak Hai Jaan and Son Sardaar November 13, 2012, the day of Diwali in theaters such as confirmed the creation producer Jay Shewakramani.
The composer of the Race, Pritam, will return to call for more. The film features four songs, two of which will be sung by Atif Aslam and by Honey Singh. Track Allah Duhai Hai the 1st film in the series will be recreated for the future, and will feature all six main characters of the film and will be sung by Atif Aslam and Anushka Manchanda.