|Directed by||Anil Kumar|
|Produced by||Atlanta Nagendra|
|Written by||Anil Kumar|
|Music by||Arjun Janya|
|Cinematography||Sudhakar S. Raj|
|Edited by||K. M. Prakash|
Laddoo Cinema House
De Arte Studios
Raambo 2 is a 2018 Indian Kannada comedy drama film written and directed by Anil Kumar and produced by Atlanta Nagendra and Sharan. Featuring Sharan in the lead role, with Ashika Ranganath, Chikkanna, P. Ravishankar and Tabla Nani in the principal roles. A song sequence in the film has five of the leading ladies whom Sharan had paired with in his previous films. The film is co-funded by its technicians such as music director Arjun Janya, cinematographer Sudhakar S Raj, associate director Tharun Sudhir and editor K. M. Prakash. The film released across Karnataka on 18 May 2018.
Upon release, the film received good reviews from critics. The movie was declared hit at box-office. The second half of the movie was reported to have been inspired by the 2015 Canadian movie Wrecker. This film was shot in various parts of North Karnataka region such as Gajendragad of Gadag district.
In GOA Krishna (Sharan) a happy go person and a devotee of lord ganesha is in pursuit for the love of his life, and asks for his lords blessing for the same, when he comes across that girl - Mayuri (Ashika Ranganth) a medical student and a party girl, they both meet up, have a good friendship and plan to go on an experimental long drive to decide on before falling for each other,and they meet up with DJ (Chikkanna)on the trip.
Enroute they are confronted by a strange car, who plays them into a FAST AND FURIOUS scenario, dragging the trio into dangerous and uncomfortable situations. Eventually the pathological stalker, kidnaps Mayuri, only to reveal that his target all along was krishna, and that mysterious man turns out to be a joker turned psycho[ p. Ravishankar], waiting to take revenge on krishna for causing the accident that disabled him and killed his young daughter.
krishna reveals, that day he had given his sports car for rent to two rich customers and saw them holding drinks, he then tracks down the real culprits and delivers them to joker, who then takes his revenge by causing the same accidents on them.
The movie concludes with a message to avoid drink and driving, or else the psychotic joker will pursue them.
post credits scene shows Krishna happily married to his love Mayuri, still satirically scared on his memories to that road trip, during his wedding night.
- Sharan as Krishna/Krish
- Ashika Ranganath as Mayuri
- Chikkanna as Devanahalli Jagga (DJ)
- Tabla Nani as Krishna's Father
- Kuri Prathap as Krishna's friend
- Sadhu Kokila as Blind Man
- P. Ravishankar as Joker
- Jahangir as Jahangir Mirchikayi
- Vidyullekha Raman as Sheela
- Shivaraj (K.R.Pete) as a voice-over for Mooshika (Rat)
- Ganesh as a voice-over for Lord Ganesh
- Aindrita Ray in a Special appearance for the song "Dum maro dum"
- Cameo appearance in a song "Elli kan elli kaneno", five actresses who previously worked with Sharan
- Sruthi Hariharan
- Shubha Poonja
- Mayuri Kyatari
- Sanchita Padukone
- Bhavana Rao
|Soundtrack album by|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Arjun Janya chronology|
|1.||"Dumm Maaro Dumm"||Muthu||Aditi Sagar||03:39|
|2.||"Yavva Yavva"||Nagendra Prasad||Vijay Prakash||03:29|
|3.||"Chuttu Chuttu"||Shivu Bergi||Ravindra Soragavi, Shamitha Malnad||04:18|
|4.||"Bitt Hogabeda"||Santhosh Naik |
|5.||"Elli Kaan Ellikaaneno"||Yogaraj Bhat||Puneeth Rajkumar||04:23|
Chuttu Chuttu song is the most viewed Kannada video song in YouTube. Chuttu Chuttu becomes the first Kannada song to cross 100 Million plus views. Chuttu Chuttu makes into Radio Mirchi top 20. In January 2020, it became the most viewed Kannada song on YouTube. Chuttu Chuttu First Kannada Song to Cross 100 Million Views On YouTube. Team of Raambo 2 celebrates the success of Chuttu Chuttu.
Raambo 2 opened very well at box-office and grossed more than 9 crores within 2 weeks of its release. The film completed 50 days run in 100 theatres and 25 days run in 125 theatres. Raambo 2 got positive reviews and the film completed 100 days at the box office and it became a comeback hit for Sharan after a string of flops.
Raambo 2 was nominated for 8th SIIMA awards in 7 Categories.
|8th South Indian International Movie Awards||Best Cinematographer||Sudhakar Raj||Nominated|
|Best Film||Atlanta Nagendra, Sharan||Nominated|
|Best Female Playback Singer||Shamitha Malnad||Nominated|
|Best Actor in Lead Role||Sharan||Nominated|
|Best Actress in Lead Role||Ashika Ranganath||Nominated|
|Best Director||Anil Kumar||Nominated|
Raambo 2 was nominated for Times Kannada Film Awards 2018.
|Times Kannada Film Awards 2018||Best Comedy Film||Atlanta Nagendra, Sharan||Nominated|
Raambo 2 was selected in the popular films section at 11th Bengaluru International Film Festival (BIFFes) 2019. 
|11th Bengaluru International Film Festival (BIFFes) 2019||Best Popular Film||Atlanta Nagendra, Sharan||Nominated|
Raambo 2 was nominated for 66th Filmfare Awards South 2019.
|66th South Filmfare Awards 2019||Best Supporting Actor||Ravi Shankar||Nominated|
|Best Supporting Actress||Ashika Ranganath||Nominated|
|Best Female Singer||Aditi Sagar||Nominated|
- "Not having 'a' producer onboard helped us make Raambo 2 on our terms: Anil Kumar". The Times of India. 14 May 2018.
- "Sharan's Film Titled As Rambo 2". Chitraloka. 17 July 2017.
- "Five Heroines Make Guest Appearance In 'Rambo 2'". Chitraloka. 11 March 2018.
- "'Rambo 2' To Release On May 18th". Chitraloka. 13 May 2018.
- "Raambo 2 Movie Review". The Times of India. 18 May 2017.
- Prasad, Shyam (18 May 2018). "Rambo 2 movie review: Wrecker meets the Joker". Bangalore Mirror. Retrieved 27 March 2019.
- "Ganesh's Voice Over For Lord Ganesha In 'Rambo 2'".
- "Sharan's leading ladies come together for a special song for Rambo 2".
- "Raambo 2 makes it to Top 10 songs of 2018".
- "Nine of the 10 most streamed Kannada songs were done by Arjun Janya".
- "Chuttu Chuttu from Raambo 2 breaks records".
- "RAAMBO CHUTTU CHUTTU VIDEO SONG CROSSES 100 MILLION VIEWS".
- "The song that has crossed a million views mark within a week of its release, 'Chuttu Chuttu' is composed by Arjun Janya and written by Shivu Bergi".
- "Chuttu Chuttu still continues to rule the charts".
- "Chuttu Chuttu First Kannada Song to Cross 100 Million Views On YouTube".
- "Team of Raambo 2 celebrates the success of Chuttu Chuttu".
- "Raambo 2 grosses 9.5 Crores in 2 weeks".
- "Raambo 2 completes 100 days".
- "Raambo 2 to release in US, Australia".
- "Rambo 2 world television premiere on Sunday".
- "Kannada movie Sharan starrer Rambo 2, telecasted in Zee Kannada has emerged as the top rated programe this week".
- "Raambo 2 nominated for 8th SIIMA Awards".
- "Raambo 2 nominated for Best Comedy Film".
- "Raambo 2 will be showcased in the 'popular films category".
- "Raambo 2 nominated in 3 categories".