Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor's Stree became which released in August 2018 was a trendsetter. The film co-produced by Dinesh Vijan of Maddock Films and Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK of D2R Films made horror-comedy popular in Bollywood. Fans were expecting the second film in the franchise but the sequel didn't happen due to the tussle between film's makers over the profit made by the movie. However, Maddock Films issued an official statement saying that the issue has been resolved. "All copyright & intellectual property rights in & to the film Stree including the derivative rights thereof are henceforth owned solely by Maddock Films Pvt Ltd," they added. However, there is no announcement of a sequel.