Thu, 16 Jun 2022 03:42 PM IST
New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is all set to enthrall his fans by doing back-to-back movies. Akshay, who was recently seen in Samrat Prithviraj, has now announced the date of his upcoming film 'Raksha Bandhan'. The actor informed his fans that the film will hit the big screens on the 11th of August 2022. However, Akshay's film will clash with Aamir Khan's much-anticipated film 'Laal Singh Chaddha' as Aamir-starrer will also release on August 11, 2022.
Taking to Instagram, Akshay wrote, “Bringing you all a story of the purest form of bond that will remind you of yours! #RakshaBandhan releasing in cinemas on 11th August 2022.”
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Akshay-starrer is helmed by Anand L Rai, the film also features Bhumi Pednekar.
In the motion poster, the audience can also hear the teaser of the song 'Tere sath hun main' from 'Raksha Bandhan'.
This is the second time Akshay Kumar will be working with director Anand L Rai after 'Atrangi Re'. The film also stars Abhinay Raj Singh, Sahejmeen Kaur, Deepika Khanna, Sadia Khateeb, and Smrithi Srikanth in prominent roles.
The point to be noted here is that Akshay Kumar will be clashing with 'Mr. Perfectionist' Aamir Khan at the box office and the fans are going to experience the biggest Bollywood clash of the year.
Aamir Khan recently released the trailer of his film 'Laal Singh Chadha' at the IPL 2022 Finals, and the trailer gathered a lot of appreciation from the audience. The film will be hitting the theatres on August 11, 2022. The film also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan in the lead role opposite Aamir Khan and south actor Naga Chaitanya in a special cameo.
'Raksha Bandhan' is going to be Akshay Kumar's third release in the year 2022 after Bachchhan Paandey and Samrat Prithviraj, whereas Aamir Khan's last film was 'Thugs of Hindostan' which was released in 2018 and after four years, the actor is coming back on the big screen.
Apart from 'Raksha Bandhan' and 'Laal Singh Chadha, south actor Samantha Prabhu's Pan-India film 'Yashoda' is also slated to release on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan and Independence day.
Let's see which film will roar at the box office.
(With ANI inputs)