Hrithik Roshan and Jr. NTR to star in War 2, release date confirmed for January 2025

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'War 2': A New Addition to YRF's Expanding Spy Universe Set to Release in 2025

On August 14, 2025, the world of Bollywood will be set abuzz with the release of the much-awaited sequel, 'War 2'. Ayan Mukerji directs this high-octane thriller, which is part of the expanding Yash Raj Films (YRF) spy universe. This universe has already given us popular films like 'Ek Tha Tiger', 'War', and 'Pathaan' and features prominent actors such as Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff, and Shah Rukh Khan.


Universe of Espionage

The YRF spy universe, a cinematic landscape that intertwines espionage and action, is set to expand further with the release of 'War 2'. The sequel promises to follow up on the success of its predecessor and add more depth to this universe. The original 'War' featured Hrithik Roshan as a rogue RAW agent and Tiger Shroff as a RAW agent turned mole, setting a high bar for the sequel.

Star-Studded Ensemble


With 'War 2', the Bollywood audience will witness the collaboration of two superstars, Hrithik Roshan and Jr NTR. This action-packed thriller also includes Kiara Advani, adding further allure to the cast. Raising the stakes, the film marks the Bollywood debut of Jr NTR. There's also speculation that Alia Bhatt and Deepika Padukone might join the universe, with Alia reportedly making a cameo appearance.

Release and Expectations

Announced to release during the Independence Day weekend in 2025, 'War 2' is expected to bring mayhem to the box office. With its high-profile cast and gripping storyline, the film has already stirred significant interest among audiences. As the sixth installment in the YRF Spy Universe, 'War 2' is poised to be a cinematic experience that resonates across Bollywood and Tollywood circles alike.