The second collaboration between Akshay Kumar and Kriti Sanon can be seen in the upcoming movie ‘Bachchan Pandey’ The maker of the movie recently announced, Bachchan Pandey: Kriti Sanon to star opposite Akshay Kumar. Both the actors were previously featured in Farhad Samji’s directorial ‘Housefull 4’. The film ‘Bachchan Pandey’ is all slated to release on Christmas 2020, the movie is produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and it has been directed by Farhad Samji.
The official announcement of Kriti Sanon joining Akshay Kumar in ‘Bachchan Pandey’ was made by the makers of the film on the official Twitter account of production banner Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment who shared the post and welcomed Kriti onboard and confirming the news on Wednesday.
We’re extremely happy and elated to announce the charming @kritisanon is here to make our Christmas 2020 merrier than ever! 😍
Welcome back to the #NGEFamily with #BachchanPandey! 🔥@akshaykumar #SajidNadiadwala @farhad_samji @WardaNadiadwala pic.twitter.com/nTk14hlILq
— Nadiadwala Grandson (@NGEMovies) November 13, 2019
Later Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon also made the announcement of her association with film ‘Bachchan Pandey’ on her Twitter account.
Thrilled and beyond excited for this reunion!! 👏🏻🎊💃🏻 This Christmas is gonna be indeed a Merry Merry one! Can’t wait to start #BachchanPandey 🤗 #SajidSir @akshaykumar @farhad_samji @WardaNadiadwala 💞💞💞 https://t.co/ZNfju63DMy
— Kriti Sanon (@kritisanon) November 13, 2019
‘Bachchan Pandey’ will mark the second collaboration of the trio Akshay Kumar, Farhad Samji and Sajid Nadiadwala with Kriti after her latest release Housefull 4. And before confirming this news, the maker of the movie ‘Bachchan Pandey’ shared a post giving a glimpse of Akshay Kumar’s first look from the movie on social media during July. Even the actor has also shared his first look from the movie on his Instagram handle.
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The film ‘Bachchan Pandey’ is a remake of Ajith’s ‘Veeram’. The movie ‘Veeram’ was previously remade in Telugu and Kannada named ‘Katamarayudu’ and ‘Odeya’ respectively.
‘Bachchan Pandey’ is going to mark the tenth collaboration between producer Sajid Nadiadwala and Akshay Kumar as both the due as previously worked in many of the hit movies like “Heyy Babyy”, “Mujhse Shaadi Karogi”, “Jaan-E-Jaan”, “Housefull 4”, “Waqt Hamara Hai” and many others.
As the movie ‘Bachchan Pandey’ is all set to hit the theatres on Christmas 2020, there is a great chance that it will clash with Aamir Khan’s ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ as Aamir’s movie is also set to release on the box office at the same date of Christmas 2020.
On the professional front, Kriti Sanon will next be seen in Ashutosh Gowariker’s ambitious period drama movie ‘Panipat’. In the movie, she will be featured playing the role of Parvati Bai. Additionally, she will also be featured in a cameo appearance in Mudassar Aziz’s film ‘Pati Patni Aur Woh’ and the actress is all set to shoot for Rahul Dholakia’s upcoming thriller.
While on the other hand, Akshay Kumar has the end number of movies waiting in the pipeline. Actor’s forthcoming projects include “Bell Bottom”, “Good News”, “Sooryavanshi”, and “Laxmmi Bomb”. Recently Akshay was starred in Housefull 4 and also was featured in B Praak’s music video, ‘Filhall’. In the video, the actor was featured opposite Kriti Sanon’s sister Nupur Sanon.