Jannat 2 Trivia
While shooting a particular scene, the unit was waiting for guns that were loaded in a tempo from Mumbai. However, the consignment got held up at the Haryana border and the shooting had to be stopped. The locals in the area learnt of this and came forward with their own guns and offered it to the unit so that the shooting could commence.
Esha Gupta replaced Prachi Desai who was earlier going to play the lead role since Prachi did not want to do any love making scenes. But the producers wanted to up the sensual quotient of Jannat 2 and decided to go for Esha Gupta.
Kunal Deshmukh managed to get some information on the illegal arms racketing and dealers from Mangesh Kashyap, Deputy Commissioner of Delhi, Navneet Siker, an encounter specialist from Uttar Pradesh and a legal dealer in arms. The information that he got from these people helped the director to understand how the illegal arms racketing works which helped him in scripting his film Jannat 2.
Emraan Hashmi and director Kunal Deshmukh had never fired a real gun before. While researching on the subject of illegal arm trade for their film Jannat 2, they met a licensed arm dealer and learnt how to fire a real gun too.
The director Kunal Deshmukh and actor Emraan Hashmi planned to go all out in terms of the researching on the subject of illegal arm trade and meeting up with dealers for their film Jannat 2. But their plan failed as they could not establish any contact since all of the illegal arm dealers work very secretively in the country. Instead, the director and actor met licensed arm dealers to understand how the arms trade works.