Madhur Bhandarkar’s hit 2001 drama, ‘Chandni Bar,‘ is soon to have a sequel titled, ‘Chandni Bar 2 Ruby Bar.’ Directed by writer-director duo, Harish Kotian and Sandeep Choudhary, the film narrates the plight of bar dancers post the ban. In an interview with Mumbai Mirror, Harish revealed, “Our film will concentrate on the political dynamics around the functioning of the bar and how it impacts the lives of girls who work there, supporting their families with the money they earn dancing.” The director further claimed in the same interview that the film, which will be shot in Mumbai, will be an eye-opener for the government. Talking about the cast of the film, the filmmaker admitted that they have approached Tabu for a role which is apt for her; however, nothing is finalized as yet. The confirmed cast of the film includes Suchitra Pillai, Sachin Khedekar and Zakir Hussain.
Coming back to the sequel, Zakir Hussain, Suchitra Pillai and Sachin Khedekar have been roped in to play important roles. The flick is slated to hit the floors by next month, and the entire film will be shot in Mumbai. Quizzed about Tabu’s role reprisal, Harish stated that they have a role for her if she agrees to it.