The taut and diversion-free screenplay moves at breakneck speed even as the villain’s audaciousness crosses all limits. Vishal Jethwa plays the villain in Mardaani 2.

In this sequel, Roy is on a hunt to get hold of a young criminal who rapes and murders women in Kota. Mardaani 2 villain Vishal Jethwa reveals shocking details about his role, says the prep ate him from inside. But somewhere I felt this film was motivated not by its concern for rape victims in our country, but simply to give Rani Mukherjee a chance to beat the male-dominated profession at its own game. The mystery villain who plays the rapist-killer in Rani Mukerji’s film Mardaani 2 is none other than the television actor Vishal Jethwa.

Not that Mardaani 2 is not a watchable film. (Photo: @teamvjethwa/Twitter) In Mardaani 2, Bollywood superstar Rani Mukerji reprises the role of Shivani Shivaji Roy, who takes it upon herself to nab the villain.

It is. However, reports have started doing the rounds which claim a 21-year-old will be seen playing this role in Mardaani 2.

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