Confirming the news to a leading daily, Hari has said that a Nigerian actor has been signed to play an important role in the movie. But he refused to give further details and only said that the actor has worked in a few Hollywood flicks.
Hari added that he has gone to foreign places to finalise locations to shoot the upcoming movie. It is for the first time in his career where he went abroad for pre-production works. He was off to Cape Town and Durban for eight days for the location hunt.
The entire Singam 2 unit be flying to South Africa for the shoots next week. The moviehad a formal shoot for two days recently in Tuticorn.
Singam 2 also features Anushka Shetty and Hansika Motwani in lead roles. While KE Gnanavel Raja is the producer of the movie, Devi Sri Prasad is the music composer and Priyan is the cinematographer of the movie.