The music for the sequel has been scored by Leon James instead of Harris Jayaraj who scored it for the original. The political thriller has been directed by Sarath who has earlier worked as an associate for Unnaipol Oruvan and Billa 2. While the cast and crew of the film is predominantly new, Prakash Raj will be seen reprising his role from KO. The film, however, is an official remake of the Telugu flick Prathinidhi