Manmadhudu 2

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Manmadhudu 2
Manmadhudu 2 poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byRahul Ravindran
Produced byNagarjuna Akkineni
P. Kiran
Written byRahul Ravindran
Kittu Vissapragada
(story /dialogues)
Screenplay byRahul Ravindran
Based onI Do (2006)
by Alain Chabat
Music byChaithan Bharadwaj
CinematographyM. Sukumar
Edited byChota K. Prasad
Bonthala Nageswar Reddy
Distributed byViacom18 Motion Pictures
Release date
  • 9 August 2019 (2019-08-09)
Running time
155 minutes

Manmadhudu 2 (transl. Cupid 2) is a 2019 Telugu-language romantic comedy film, produced by Nagarjuna Akkineni, P.Kiran under Annapurna Studios, Anandi Art Creations, Viacom18 Motion Pictures banners and directed by Rahul Ravindran. It stars Nagarjuna Akkineni, Rakul Preet Singh in the lead roles and music composed by Chaithan Bharadwaj.[1][2][3] The film is an official remake of a French movie I Do (2006) of Alain Chabat and it's title is inspired from Nagarjuna's original movie Manmadhudu (2002). The film opened to mixed reviews from critics and audience.[4][5][6][7]


Samba Siva Rao / Sam (Nagarjuna Akkineni) is an aged bachelor and a perfumer by profession lives in Portugal. In his youth, a breakup with Suma (Keerthy Suresh) due to traditional harassment of his family makes him averse to the concept of marriage and pushes him to believe in flings. But, his family consisting of his mother (Lakshmi) and 3 sisters (Jhansi, Devadarshini, Nishanthi) give an ultimatum to enter wedlock within 3 months. In order to solve the problem, he enters into a contract and hires a young girl Avantika (Rakul Preet Singh) to act as his fiance for a few weeks and ditch him on the wedding day, so, his family will leave him alone. As Avantika, wants to adopt her deceased sister's son for which a bank balance is obligatory as per Portuguese rules, she also agrees. However, the situation changes when Sam's family gets emotionally closer to Avantika and even she too. According to the plan, Avantika absconds, as a result, Sam's mother collapses with a heart attack. To rescue her from danger Sam again hires Avantika with Plan-B that to act horribly towards the family so they do not like her anymore. In that process, Avantika shifts to Sam's residence when two start liking each other but Sam maintains silence because of the age gap. Grief-stricken Avantika successfully completes their contract and takes off. At last, Sam stands up to his family, confesses his schemes, expresses his love for Avantika, which she overhears and comes back. Finally, the movie ends on a happy note with the marriage of Sam and Avantika.


Cameo Apperanaces[edit]


The film is being produced by Annapurna Studios, Anandi Art Creations and Viacom18 Motion Pictures. After filming some important scenes in some locations at Portugal, the team wrapped up the schedule and returned to Hyderabad.[8][9][10]


Manmadhudu 2
Soundtrack album by
Chaithan Bharadwaj
  • 4 August 2019 (2019-08-04)
LabelAditya Music
ProducerChaithan Bharadwaj
Chaithan Bharadwaj chronology
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Manmadhudu 2

Music composed by Chaithan Bharadwaj. Music released on ADITYA MUSIC Company.[11]

1."Hey Menina"Subham ViswanadhChaithan Bharadwaj3:01
2."Naa Lona"Subham ViswanadhChinmayi4:02
3."Maa Chakkani Pellanta"Kittu VissapragadaAnurag Kulkarni, Chinmayi, Deepthi3:32
Total length:10:37



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  2. ^ IMDb. (2019). Manmadhudu 2 – IMDb. [online] Available at: [Accessed 17 May 2019]
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  4. ^ "'Manmadhudu 2' review: Something amiss in this rom-com".
  5. ^ "Manmadhudu 2 movie review: Nagarjuna, Rakul Preet's film doesn't tap into its potentially rich emotional aspect- Entertainment News, Firstpost". Firstpost. 9 August 2019. Retrieved 9 August 2019.
  6. ^ "Manmadhudu 2 Movie Review | Nagarjuna | Manamdhudu 2 Rating | Manamadhudu 2 review". Gulte. 9 August 2019. Retrieved 9 August 2019.
  7. ^ "Manmadhudu 2 Review | Manmadhudu 2 Movie Review | Nagarjuna Manmadhudu 2 Review". tupaki. Retrieved 9 August 2019.
  8. ^ "Nagarjuna's Manmadhudu 2 Wraps Up A Hectic Schedule". Telugu360.Com, 2019,
  9. ^ "Manmadhudu 2 Wraps Up Portugal Schedule". Overseasrights.Com, 2019,
  10. ^ Desk. "Manmadhudu 2 Teaser Out: Nagarjuna Is Back As A Casanova". India Today, 2019,
  11. ^ "Manmadhudu 2 Music Composer Locked | Telugu Filmnagar". Telugu Filmnagar, 2019,
  12. ^ "Nagarjuna's Manmadhudu 2 Movie Review & Rating {2.5/5}". The Hans India.

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