Billa 2 is an upcoming tamil action thriller film directed by Chakri Toleti and produced by Wide angle creations in association with Hinduja group . It is a prequel to 2007 film Billa which became blockbuster in that year . This film shows how David Billa , an ordinary man from coastal regions of south tamil nadu , becomes a dreaded don . The ensemble cast includes Ajith Kumar , reprising the role of titular character from previous film , Parvathy Omanakuttan playing the lead female , Bruna Abdullah , Vidyut Jamwal playing the antagonist and Sudhanshu Pandey in supporting roles , all of them making their debut in Tamil Cinema . The other cast members includes Prabhu , Rahman , Manoj K Jayan , Krishna Kumar , Sriman . The film is set to release in May 1 or 12 but there are some speculations that the release would be postponded due to strike but no official confirmation has made on the fact .