Bachchan Pandey is one of the most awaited movies of Akshay Kumar. Lot of buzz around the movie can be observed also. In this movie, Bareily Ki Barfi actress Kriti Sanon is playing the female lead. It is a going to be an action comedy where Akshay Kumar is expected to be seen in an avatar of dreaded gangster. However, he dreams to become an actor. Reports have suggested that Arshad Warsi has also joined the cast of the movie now. Munna Bhai actor is going to be seen as a friend of Akshay Kumar.
According to the sources, Arshad Warsi has been signed for the movie to play Akshay’s friend and also a gang member. Makers have decided to upon Arshad Warsi due to his impeccable comic timing. Pairing of Akshay and Arshad may do wonders onscreen. For this movie, a special look has been chosen for Arshad Warsi also. Character of Arshad Warsi is important for the movie.
Our sources has informed us “The makers were looking for someone who could match Akshay’s comic timing and they found him in Munnabhai’s Circuit, who, over the years, has aced this space. It’s a first time pairing for the actors.” Director Farhad Samji has been scouting location in the area of Jaisalmer at the moment. Director also likes to shoot in Jaisalkot and Gadisar Lake. Heavy action scenes are expected to be seen. Scenes are going to be shot in real locations. Shooting of the movie is scheduled to start from the month of January.
Last year, the movie has been announced with a poster that has showcased Akshay Kumar in a quirky avatar. Sajid Nadiadwala is producing the movie and it is going to hit theatres in 2021.