Bhumi Pednekar and Akshay Kumar had beforehand collaborated on Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Durgamati, on which Kumar served as co-producer.
Superstar Akshay Kumar on Wednesday introduced that Bhumi Pednekar is ready to star alongside him in Aanand L Rai’s upcoming function movie Rakshabandhan.
The actor duo has beforehand collaborated on motion pictures like Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (2017) and Pednekar-starrer Durgamati, on which Kumar served as co-producer.
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A really particular movie & a really particular reunion. Am supremely excited to be collaborating once more with two of my favorite inventive powerhouses & people. Am stuffed with gratitude to be part of this particular, heart-touching story #RakshaBandhan@akshaykumar @aanandlrai pic.twitter.com/3dTHGv2xbe
— bhumi pednekar (@bhumipednekar) June 9, 2021
The movie is written by Rai’s longtime collaborator and National Award-winning screenwriter Himanshu Sharma, identified for Zero, Raanjhanaa and the Tanu Weds Manu franchise.
Rakshabandhan is described as a particular story that celebrates “relationships in the most beautiful way”.
“We are hoping to start by 15 June. By then cases may come down and the situation should become more conducive for us to work with the unit,” Aanand L Rai tells Times of India.
The movie can be Kumar’s second collaboration with Rai, after Atrangi Re, which options Dhanush and Sara Ali Khan.
Pednekar was final seen in movies like Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare and Durgamati, each of which launched final 12 months.
Rakshabandhan is introduced by Kumar’s sister, Alka Bhatia and Rai. The movie is backed by Colour Yellow Production in affiliation with Cape of Good Films.
(With inputs from Press Trust of India)