'Dandupalya'(2012) was a super hit Kannada film and it was dubbed into Telugu with the title 'Dandupalyam'. This spine chilling crime story became a super hit in Telugu also. Filmmakers are readying a sequel 'Dandupalyam 2' now.
Srinivasa Raju, who directed the first part is directing the sequel also. Shooting part has been completed and the movie is into post-production now. Producer Venkat is saying that "The sequel will be better than the original film. The way director Srinivasa Raju made the film is wonderful. Audience will be impressed with the film". Filmmakers are planning to release the film in Telugu and Kannada simultaneously.
When 'Dandupalyam' released several controversies surrounded the film saying that the movie is violent.. and the intimate scenes were shot in a cruel manner.. heroine Pooja Gandhi was shown topless.. etc. Despite of these controversies, the movie has impressed the audience. Crimes of Pooja Gandhi's 9 member gang.. and the performance of police offficer Bommali Shankar are the major hightlights of the movie. Pooja Gandhi..Ravi Shankar.. Raghu Mukharjee.. Sanjana.. Bhagyasri played the key roles in the sequel.