Some days ago, there were confirmed reports of Pizza 2 -The Villa releasing this October 2. Many were looking forward to its release, as its first installation namely – Pizza featuring Vijay Sethupathi and Remya Nambeesan in the lead did wonders at the box office. Interestingly, this time around, on October 2, Vijay Sethupathi’s had his release Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara slotted against the Pizza 2 team.
According to fresh reports flowing in, the competition is turning out to be intense and in concern, the Pizza 2 crew has decided to opt out of this situation. The fact it only managed to get a U/A certification from the censor boar officials, implying a no tax exemption – owing to some disturbing horror sequences, has also compelled its producers to rethink on its release alongside strong contenders.
In fact, the line up of releases would give you an idea of this situation. By September 27, K town will treat everyone to Onayum Aatukuttiyum, Raja Rani and tollywood’s Attarintiki Daredi. Then on October 2, a national holiday, Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara & Besharam are slated for a release. Thereafter, Naiyaandi awaits its release on October 10 and by October 11 we have the Shiva and Priya Anand starrer Vanakkam Chennai.
So as of now, Pizza II – Villa featuring the likes of Sanchita Shetty (cast as Aarthi) and Ashok Selvan (cast as Jebin) – its leading pair, expects a release post Diwali. Produced under the Thirukumaran Entertainments banner and Studio Green, Santhosh Narayanan is its featured composer.