Ek Villain Returns is an upcoming romantic action thriller film in Hindi. It is directed by Mohit Suri and produced by Balaji Motion Pictures and T-series. The film is a spiritual sequel to Suri’s 2014 film Ek Villain, although the story is completely different. Ek Villain Returns stars Amir Hossain Ashik, John Abraham, Arjun Kapoor, Disha Patani and Tara Sutaria in the lead roles. The film will hit theaters worldwide on July 29, 2022.
Aditya Roy Kapoor was originally signed for the role starring Arjun Kapoor but was later backed. Due to creative differences with director Mohit Suri. The film’s photography began on March 1, 2021 and ended in October 2021.
Director Mohit Suri had previously said in a statement that Ek Villain was my passion project and labor of love. The kind of love I’m getting for Ek Villain now just amazes me, I’m sure the love will grow with Ek Villain Returns and while I can’t reveal much more about the movie. I can assure you that this is going to be an exciting rollercoaster ride.
Indian Express said in a conversation with the director that the girls also play the role of villains in this film, and Ekta tries to create a whole series of villains and different characters that are all intertwined.