The movie ‘Badhaai Ho’ was one of biggest surprise hits of year 2018. Directed by Amit Shah, the movie starred Ayushmann Khurrana, Neena Gupta, Gajraj Rao, Surekha Sikri, and Sanya Malhotra in the leading roles. The comedy caper told the story of a middle-aged couple who welcome their third child after having two adult sons.
The movie recently won Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment at the 66th National Film Awards. Actress Surekha Sikri was adjudged as the Best Supporting Actress.
According to the reports, the makers after the immense success of the film are planning on making it a franchise and bring forth yet another story. The source close to the makers said that the makers have a script for the sequel already been locked.
Talking about the same, a source stated to the tabloid, "The script has been locked, and the makers are on the lookout to finalise on the cast. The second instalment will revolve around the shenanigans of a joint family and two young couples. It will take off next year." The film will reportedly be titled ‘Badhaai Ho 2’.
Earlier talking about the film's big win at the 66th National Film Awards, producer Vineet Jain told the tabloid, "Junglee Pictures has always believed in telling impactful stories in the most engaging manner. This recognition in the form of a National Award is true. I am of the team putting together such a delightful yet meaningful film."
While Surekha Sikri stated to Zoom TV, "It feels very good. I am very excited about it. I am so thankful. It feels really really good, I am so happy that the film has won."
The cast of the movie and further details are yet to be announced.