Mumbai, August 3
Actor Akshay Kumar on Monday introduced his new undertaking, “Rakshabandhan”, to be directed by Aanand L Rai, saying it’s the “quickest” he has ever signed a movie in his profession.
The film, scheduled to launch on November 5, 2021, shall be Akshay and Aanand’s second collaboration after “Atrangi Re”, which options Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush. Akshay took to Twitter and shared the poster of the movie, the place his character—with rakhis tied on his fingers—is seen hugging his 4 sisters.
The actor mentioned he’s dedicating the movie to his sister, Alka Bhatia, who can be turning presenter with the film.
“A story that touches your heart so deeply and so instantly, it’s the quickest I’ve signed a film in my career. Dedicating this film, Rakshabandhan to my sister, Alka and to the most special bond in the world. That of a brother and sister. Thank you @aanandlrai, this one is very special,” he added.
The movie is written by Aanand’s longtime collaborator, National Award-winning screenwriter Himanshu Sharma, who has penned “Zero”, “Raanjhanaa” and the “Tanu Weds Manu” franchise.
A narrative that touches your coronary heart so deeply & so immediately,it’s the quickest I’ve signed a movie in my profession.Dedicating this movie,#RakshaBandhan to my sister,Alka & to essentially the most particular bond on the planet…that of a brother and sister.Thank you @aanandlrai,this one could be very particular pic.twitter.com/3h4wxPltC1
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) August 3, 2020
Aanand mentioned “Rakshabandhan” is a particular story which celebrates “relationships in the most beautiful way.”
“Akshay is such a talented actor and I’m really excited to collaborate with him once again for ‘Rakshabandhan’,” the director mentioned in an announcement.
Akshay, 52, mentioned the movie’s story is deeply transferring and would make folks snort and cry. “It will make us realise how blessed are those that have sisters.
It makes me happiest that my sister Alka is presenting and producing this movie together with ace director Aanand L Rai. Can’t thank him sufficient for bringing me one of the crucial particular movies of my life,” he added.
Expected to go on the flooring subsequent yr, “Rakshabandhan” is offered by Alka and Aanand. The movie is backed by Colour Yellow Production in affiliation with Cape of Good Films. –PTI