"We are happy to announce that Sunny Deol will be part of s starcast. Other names are in the deliberation stage. However, for now Sunny has been roped in for a pivotal role, since he was an integral part of 'Border'," a statement said. 'Border' a 1997 film was based on the real occurrences of the 1971 war.
Though Sunny essayed the role of a Sikh commanding officer in 'Border', in the sequel, he would not play a Sikh, but would again be seen in a commanding officer's role.
The film will be an adaptation from real life events, the statement said. Details of the rest of the starcast are under wraps. 'Border 2' will go on floors by the end of October.