Updated: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 03:43 PM IST
New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: Akshay Kumar's upcoming film, Bachchan Pandey, co-starring Kriti Sanon and Jacqueline Fernandez, to hit silver screens on the eve of Holi in March 2022. The action comedy film helmed by Nischay Kuttanda and Farhad Samji will release on March 18. Along with the release date, Khiladi Kumar, share a set of new posters on his social media handle.
In the poster, Akshay can be seen in a rough avatar, with a bandana on his forehead and an unbuttoned shirt. He is carrying a rifle and other weapons at his back. In another poster, he is seen sitting on the top of a tractor with numerous people. Sharing the poster he wrote, Action ✔️Comedy ✔️Romance ✔️Drama ✔️L-O-A-D-I-N-G this Holi!#SajidNadiadwala’s #BachchanPandey in cinemas on 18th March, 2022 🎬Directed by @farhadsamji "
Here have a look:
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As soon as he dropped the post, his fans flooded the comment section with appreciating comments. One of the fans wrote, "Amazing" while the others dropped fire, lovestruck and heart emoticons.
Earlier, the film was scheduled to hit the theatres on March 4, 2022. However, now makers have pushed the date forward, and the reason behind this is yet unknown.
The film has been the talk of the town ever since it was announced. Speaking to Pinkvilla, Kriti Sanon revealed that the script of the film is "unique" and "very entertaining". She further talked about her experience working with Akshay Kumar. She said, "He’s constantly having fun, and likes people to also have fun. We would play games like Tambola and all, and even the people who were serving food there, the people from the hotel would also join in. He’s like a people’s person. He likes involving everyone who’s there, whether it’s a costume person, makeup person or anyone on sets. He brings people together and that’s amazing."
Produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, Bachchan Pandey also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Arshad Warsi and Prateik Babbar in pivotal roles.