Just a few minutes back, Akshay Kumar announced his next biggie which will be produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and directed by Farhad Samji, the man behind Entertainment, Housefull 3 and Housefull 4. The makers released the first look of the film in which Akshay is seen in a black lungi. wearing a lot of gold chains and holding a nan chaku. Akki plays the titular character in the film and it is scheduled to hit the screens during the festive weekend of Christmas in 2020.
But interestingly, Aamir Khan's Lal Singh Chaddha, which is the official Hindi remake of Tom Hanks' blockbuster Forrest Gump is arriving on the same date. The film will be directed by Secret Superstar helmer Advait Chandan and is written by Atul Kulkarni. Interestingly, Christmas has always been the territory of Aamir Khan as he has delivered blockbusters like Taare Zameen Par, Dangal, PK, Ghajini and 3 Idiots in this period. So, it will be interesting to see, how this clash goes at the box office.
Not to forget, Akshay Kumar's Welcome and Aamir Khan's Taare Zameer Par had clashed during the Christmas in 2007 and both become box office hits. Meanwhile, Akki is currently busy in promoting Mission Mangal. Talking about the film, Akshay Kumar plays a senior scientist, whose character is inspired by the group of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) scientists who worked on the Mars Orbiter Mission. The film also stars Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha, Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari, Taapsee Pannu and Sharman Joshi in key roles.
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