OMG 2, the highly anticipated sequel to the blockbuster Bollywood film OMG—Oh My God!, is set to make its debut on August 11. The movie, which received widespread critical acclaim and was loved by audiences, left fans eager for more. Producers recently announced that they have decided to release the sequel on an OTT platform after theatrical release.
OMG—Oh My God! featured the dynamic duo of Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal, who received immense praise for their performances. In OMG 2, Akshay Kumar will take on the role of Lord Shiva in this satirical comedy-drama. The decision to release the film directly on an OTT platform may be attributed to Akshay Kumar’s impressive track record at the box office. Reports suggest that the digital rights for OMG 2 have been acquired by a popular streaming service, although official confirmation is still pending.
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Recent reports indicate that OMG 2 is set to premiere on JioCinema. Initially planned for a direct-to-OTT release, the film’s strategy has shifted, with a theatrical debut first. Following the standard timeline of around 30-to-45 days between cinema and digital releases, OMG 2 is projected to make its online debut during the final quarter of 2023.
OMG 2 Cast and Background
OMG 2 (Oh My God 2): Film Details OMG 2 features a star-studded cast including Akshay Kumar, Pankaj Tripathi, Arun Govil, Yami Gautam, Govind Namdev, and Prantar. Directed by Amit Rai, the movie is produced by Vipul D. Shah, Rajesh Bahl, and Ashwin Varde under the banners of Cape of Good Films and Wakaoo Film Production.
Initially, there were rumors circulating in January 2021 that OMG 2 had already started filming with Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal reprising their roles from the 2012 hit OMG—Oh My God!. However, these rumors were later denied by Paresh Rawal. In June 2021, the sequel was officially confirmed, featuring a new storyline with Akshay Kumar as the lead. Yami Gautam and Pankaj Tripathi were also announced as part of the cast during the same month. Notably, Arun Govil, renowned for his portrayal of Lord Rama in the iconic television series Ramayan (1987–1988) and King Vikramaditya in Vikram Aur Betaal (1985), joined the film as Lord Rama in November 2021. Filming for OMG 2 commenced in Mumbai on September 2, 2021.
According to reports, OMG 2 revolves around the theme of the education system in India. Yami Gautam will portray the character of Sanjana Tripathi, while Prantar will star alongside Akshay Kumar. Fans of the original film and newcomers alike can’t wait to witness the magic unfold when OMG 2 releases digitally on an OTT platform soon.