By Hindustan Times
Last year’s Ragini MMS turned out to be a sleeper hit and a sequel to the horror-thriller is set to go on the floors with adult film star Sunny Leone in the lead. Now, the latest news is that producer Ekta Kapoor has signed director Bhushan Patel, who debuted with 1920: Evil Returns, to helm the sequel.
Apparently, Ekta was completely floored by the film’s promos when they first went on air. “Right then, she had decided that Bhushan (who is Vikram Bhatt’s protégé) should direct the sequel. She is confident that Bhushan can do justice to the sequel, since it’s also in the horror genre,” says an insider.
Bhatt’s production, 1920: Evil Returns, stars Tia Bajpai and Aftab Shivdasani and Bhushan says that he is overjoyed by the reaction the film