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Bollywood is back with a bang with Sooryavanshi

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Bollywood Superstar Akshay Kumar is the first actor to release his film in theatres in Hindi after the pandemic. His last movie Bell Bottom received a good response but it was badly hit by the situation of pandemic. Now his next film Sooryavanshi released and the film is collecting good numbers. The movie minted close to Rs 80 crores in its opening weekend across the domestic circles. This is clear that the audience are ready to watch films in theatres across the country.

The entire Bollywood is eagerly waiting for the release of Sooryavanshi as it is the first biggie that is releasing after the second wave. The theatrical market across the country is now reopened and there are a heap of films lined up. The weekend numbers of Sooryavanshi gave a huge relief for the film fraternity. Sooryavanshi also collected close to Rs 17 crores across the international circuits in just two days. Sooryavanshi is expected to end up as a profitable film for the makers. There are several biggies of Bollywood releasing in November and December.

Tollywood is also relieved as movies like Pushpa, RRR and Radhe Shyam will have a pan-Indian release soon.

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Satyadev, Akshay Kumar complete Ooty schedule of Ram Setu

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The team of Ram Setu, including Akshay Kumar, Satya Dev and Jacqueline Fernandez, has completed the Ooty schedule of the project. They are happy about the ouput.

Posting a picture of him with Satya Dev and Jacqueline in the natural backdrop of Ooty, Akshay wrote on Twitter: “In the photo – or in life – there’s always that beautiful streak of light above dark clouds. Wrapped the Ooty schedule of #RamSetu. Hope the divine light always guides us through thick and thin. 🙏🏻 @Asli_Jacqueline @ActorSatyaDev.”

Satya Dev has thanked Akshay Kumar for his inspirational acts and motivational words. He has also said it was an enjoyable experience to work with Akshay and Jacqueline was a great colleague.

The Telugu actor is said to be playing an interesting and important role in this pan-Indian project. The film is directed by Abhishek Sharma and produced by Aruna Bhatia and Vikram Malhotra. It is the first Indian co-production by Amazon Prime Video.

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Akshay Kumar’s mom passed away

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Bollywood top actor Akshay Kumar rushed from London to India after his mother fell ill. She is admitted to a private hospital in Mumbai and Akshay Kumar stood beside her during these tough times. Akshay Kumar today took his official social media page to announce about the demise of his mother Smt Aruna Bhatia. The actor is left in deep shock with the sudden loss of his mother. Akshay Kumar thanked everyone for their prayers.

“She was my core. And today I feel an unbearable pain at the very core of my existence. My maa Smt Aruna Bhatia peacefully left this world today morning and got reunited with my dad in the other world. I respect your prayers as I and my family go through this period. Om Shanti” posted Akshay Kumar. He is expected to take a break from work for now.

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Bell Bottom closes doors for pan-Indian films

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Bollywood Superstar Akshay Kumar decided to take a risk and he headed for a theatrical release with Bell Bottom. The film’s response is extremely positive but the footfalls and the weekend numbers are completely disappointing. States like Maharashtra and Delhi have been reporting a high number of cases and Bell Bottom made it clear that the conditions are not favorable to release biggies during this pandemic time. The makers of KGF: Chapter 2 already announced that the film is pushed for summer 2022 release.

As per the buzz, no pan-Indian film will release this year. Tollywood movies like Pushpa will not release this year as per the trade circles. The new release dates of these films will be announced at a later date when normalcy returns. Bollywood biggies too will continue to be postponed for 2022. Health experts are also warning of a possible third wave of coronavirus and the assumption cannot be ruled out. For now, the film industry continues to face serious hurdles and the biggies of Indian cinema will stand postponed.

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Akshay Kumar kick starts Rakshasudu Remake in London

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Rakshasudu is a crime and horror-thriller that featured Bellamkonda Sreenivas in the lead role. Top Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar loved the film and he decided to remake it in Hindi. The top actor flew to London some time ago and he completed his quarantine recently. Akshay Kumar kickstarted the shoot of Rakshasudu remake today in London and most of the film’s shoot will be wrapped up in and around London. Rakul Preet Singh is the leading lady and the actress will join the sets at a later date.

Ranjit M Tewari who directed Akshay Kumar’s Bell Bottom is roped in to direct the remake. The film is tentatively titled Cinderella and the title will be announced once the shoot of the film gets completed. Pooja Entertainment along with Akshay Kumar and Koneru Satyanarayana are the producers of the film. Cinderella will release next year. Akshay Kumar has films like Sooryavanshi, Atrangi Re, Bachchan Pandey, Ram Setu, Raksha Bandhan lined up for release in the coming months.

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Akshay Kumar to step into the shoes of Bellamkonda Srinivas

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Bollywood star Akshay Kumar is all set to remake another South Indian film, He will be playing the role played by Srinivas in Telugu. Details as follows

It is not new for Akshay Kumar to remake south Indian movies. He remade Vikramarkudu movie and the movie was a big hit In Hindi. Last year he remade Kanchana movie as Laxmi. However this movie did not had theatrical release due to Covid pandemic and was directly released on Disney Hotstar. This was the first big budget Bollywood movie to skip theatrical release and directly release on OTT platform. Akshay got highly positive reviews for his performance in this movie.

Now he’s all set to act in the remake of Rakshasudu movie. This movie was originally directed by Ram Kumar in Tamil. It was later remade into Telugu by Ramesh Verma. The movie was one of the biggest hits in the career of Bellam Konda Srinivas. The movie was set in psycho thriller genre and definitely a benchmark this genre. While Akshay is playing the role enacted by Bellamkonda Srinivas, the megaphone might be wielded By Ramesh Verma who directed Telugu version. We need to wait for further updates on this movie.

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Akshay Kumar, Chiranjeevi back FICCI Corona awareness drive

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Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar along with filmstars from different regions come together to be part of a social campaign to create awareness of Covid appropriate behaviour, importance of vaccination etc.

The campaign is titled ‘Corona Ko Harana Hai’. Telugu icon Chiranjeevi, Tamil star Arya, and Kannada star Punit Rajkumar are also part of the campaign.

The campaign will be launched in Punjabi, Marathi and Hindi, by The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI).

Sanjay Gupta, Chairperson of the FICCI Media and Entertainment Committee, sa id: “Thanks to the heroic efforts of our healthcare workers and various NGOs, we are at a point where it’s beginning to feel like the ti de is turning. But we must remain vigilant to protect ourselves, our familie s and our communities from the continued spread of the virus. This is a cruc ial period to scale vaccinations and implement an effective preventive programme to ensure that we are prepared for the future and minimise the impact o f the virus on lives and livelihoods.”

“It’s incumbent on us to come together to inform and provide specific education through effective communication strategy to all Indians and enable everyone to adopt Covid-appropriate behaviour,” Gupta added.

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One more top Bollywood actor tested positive for Coronavirus

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Several top Bollywood stars like Aamir Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Alia Bhatt are tested positive for coronavirus recently. The latest one to join the list is Akshay Kumar. The top actor recently commenced the shoot of Ram Setu. Akshay Kumar announced that he immediately took up home isolation and is doing fine. The shoot of Ram Setu is called off for time being and the entire unit members are getting tested for coronavirus.

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Amazon venturing into film production with a remarkable film

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Top digital giant Amazon which has been producing a number of web series with Indian actors is now venturing into film production. The film is titled Ram Setu and it features Bollywood top actor Akshay Kumar in the lead role. Amazon will co-produce this prestigious project along with Akshay Kumar, Abundantia Entertainment and Lyca Productions. Abhishek Sharma is on board as the director for Ram Setu and Akshay Kumar will commence the shoot of Ram Setu after he completes his current commitments.

The film will have its official launch on March 18th 2021 in Ayodhya. Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrat Bharucha are the leading ladies. Akshay Kumar completed the shoot of Sooryavanshi, Bell Bottom and Bachchan Pandey. His upcoming movies include Atrangi Re, Raksha Bandhan.

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Akshay Kumar’s whopping remuneration will shock everyone

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Akshay Kumar is one of the highest-paid and most successful Indian actors in the recent times. The actor loves to complete the shoot of his films in quick successions. Three of his films are complete and are waiting for release in theatres. The actor utilized the coronavirus break and is gearing up with a strong lineup of films. Despite of the coronavirus pandemic, Akshay Kumar hiked his remuneration due to his demand.

The actor has been charging Rs 117 crores as remuneration. With low risk, the filmmakers are ready to pay the quoted amount for the veteran actor. Now, Akshay Kumar is said to have hiked his fee again and he will be charging Rs 135 crores for all his future projects. For all his new commitments and the films releasing in 2022, Akshay Kumar will be taking Rs 135 crores as remuneration. Most of his films are made on a budget of Rs 50-60 crores excluding his remuneration.

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Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb gets a title change

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Akshay Kumar’s next film Laxmmi Bomb trailer created a sensation and kept huge expectations on the film. Lawrence directed the movie which is gearing up for a digital streaming next month. The makers of Laxmmi Bomb received a legal notice from Shri Rajput Karni Sensa. They felt that the title is derogatory and offensive to Goddess Laxmi. To avoid further controversies, the makers of Laxmmi Bomb renamed the title to Laxmmi. Considering the sentiments of the audience, the makers of the film decided to update the title.

Laxmmi is the remake of Tamil blockbuster Kanchana. Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani played the lead roles in the movie and it is produced by Shabinaa Khan, Tusshar Kapoor and Akshay Kumar. The film streams on Disney+ Hotstar VIP from November 9th.

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Akshay Kumar and Bell Bottom team flies to Scotland

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Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar prefers to wrap up his projects on a faster pace and is aiming at least three releases per year. While several actors are struggling to do one film per year, Akshay Kumar has his dairy full for the next couple of years. The makers of his next film Bell Bottom announced that the film will start rolling in Scotland from August. The entire team flew to Scotland today in a chartered jet. Bell Bottom is the first Indian film to resume shoot in an international location after the arrival of coronavirus pandemic.

All the necessary permissions are acquired and the unit will follow the guidelines prepared. Akshay Kumar, Lara Dutta, Huma Qureshi, Jaccky Bhagnani are snapped at the Mumbai International airport today. All the teams that flew to Scotland underwent coronavirus tests. A team of 120 people will work for this film and the Scotland schedule lasts for a month. The film’s leading lady Vaani Kapoor will join the shoot in the last week of August. Ranjit Tewari is the director and the film is the remake of Kannada action thriller with the same name.

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Akshay Kumar, the first from Bollywood to take the bold step?

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A piece of breaking news surfaced online that Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film Laxmmi Bomb may release across the digital platforms before it will be screened in theatres. The film’s shoot got completed in March and the post-production work reached final stages. The film was planned for June release and the latest speculations say that Disney+Hotstar is in talks to acquire the digital rights and release the film through their streaming platform very soon.

Reports say that Akshay Kumar is not much bothered if the makers recover their investments through the digital rights and other rights before the theatrical release. It is clear that the actor gave a positive nod if the makers are making money. It is clear that the theatres will remain shut for the next three to four months. The makers are yet to make a statement on the same about the direct digital release of Laxmmi Bomb. Lawrence directed this horror comedy and Akshay Kumar, Kiara Advani played the lead roles.

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Bollywood Superstar donates Rs 25 Cr for Coronavirus Fight

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Bollywood Superstar Akshay Kumar once again proved that he is the man who stands first to save people. The actor announced an aid of Rs 25 crores for Prime Minister Relief Fund (PM-CARES Fund) today from his savings. This is the first big fund coming from a Bollywood actor. Earlier before this, Tollywood actor, Prabhas donated Rs 3 crores for PM Relief Fund and Pawan Kalyan donated Rs 1 crore.

“This is that time when all that matters is the lives of our people. And we need to do anything and everything it takes. I pledge to contribute Rs 25 crores from my savings to @narendramodi ji’s PM-CARES Fund. Let’s save lives, Jaan hai toh jahaan hai” posted Akshay Kumar. Akshay is charging huge remuneration and he is donating a part of his remuneration for charity.

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Lawrence walks out of Kanchana remake

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Choreographer turned director Raghava Lawrence is making his Bollywood debut with the Hindu remake of his horror comedy Kanchana. He has roped in Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani to star in this remake and the principal shooting commenced recently.

Yesterday, the first look poster announcing the release date has been unveiled by Akshay Kumar. But, Lawrence was deeply hurt as the poster was out without his cognizance. He is not happy with the poster design and was hurt as he was disrespectful not to inform him about its release. Lawrence decided to back out from the project and made an announcement that he is ready to hand over the script to someone else.

Lawrence said that it is very painful that the poster was released without taking his consent. He added that there are many other reasons why he has decided to step out from this prestigious project. He will soon meet Akshay Kumar over the issue to officially exit from his Bollywood debut.

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Krish planning to direct another Hindi flick

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After the embarrassing failure of NTR biopic, creative director Krish Jagarlamudi is in a dilemma over his next project. He is working on different scripts but hasn’t finalized any of them. Due to the fact that NTR biopic incurred colossal losses for its buyers, Telugu producers are little apprehensive to work with Krish. So, Krish wants to work on a Bollywood film before directing a Telugu project.

Reportedly, Krish is in talks with Hindi superstar Akshay Kumar for a full length commercial entertainer. The duo previously worked for a cop drama Gabbar is Back and bagged accolades from audience. Later, Krish directed Kangana Ranaut in the biopic of Jhansi Lakshmi Bhai. Sources revealed that he has recently met Akshay Kumar and narrated a line. He is currently busy developing the script. If everything falls in place, Krish and Akshay Kumar might reunite again.

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Actor Siddharth takes a sly dig at Akshay Kumar

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“Rang De Basanti” fame actor Siddharth has taken a dig at actor Akshay Kumar over his “non-political” interview with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

After getting trolled for not casting his vote in Mumbai on April 29, Akshay issued a statement regarding the controversy over his citizenship. He accepted that he is a Canadian citizen. Before that Akshay grabbed headlines for his “candid and completely non-political” conversation with Modi.

Taking a dig at this, Siddharth expressed his wish to interview US President Donald Trump, and ask him about his sleep pattern and work habits.

“Hey Donald Trump, since you are getting ready to be re-elected soon, might I suggest an interview with me during your elections? I have crucial questions about how you eat fruit, your sleep and work habits and also your cute personality,” he tweeted on Friday night.

The 40-year-old actor added: “I have an Indian passport. Direct message me please.”

Though Siddharth did not mention Akshay’s name, several social media users connected the dots.

One commented: “Sorry Sid! The Canadian may beat you to it! Shorter flying time.”

Another wrote: “Wow Sid ji. What a hard hitting dig at Akshay Kumar. Good that everybody should stick to their role and not in others.”

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Akshay Kumar teams up with Raghava Lawrence

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Choreographer turned director Raghava Lawrence is planning to remake his 2011 hit horror drama Kanchana in Bollywood. The Hindi version will start rolling in April and Lawrence is currently busy with the pre production work.

It is learnt that Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has given his nod to play the lead role in this remake. Akshay Kumar is very impressed with the original version and expressed interest in featuring in the remake. When Lawrence approached him with the idea of remake, Akshay has immediately agreed to come on board. Lawrence will make his directional debut in Bollywood with this film.

Kanchana was a runaway hit at box office and also turned into a franchise of horror comedies. Lawrence is currently busy with the third installment in the series. He will soon meet Akshay to finalize the remaining cast and crew for the Hindi version. Amithab Bachchan is likely to play a prominent role in this remake.

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Exclusive: 2.0 story starts with Akshay Kumar’s death

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2.0 is one of the most awaited and costliest films made on Indian cinema. Shankar is the director of this sci-fi thriller and Rajinikanth, Amy Jackson, Akshay Kumar played the lead roles. The theatrical trailer hinted that the film is Shankar’s take on the technology and the impact of using smartphones in this modern world. The major plot revolves around the character of Akshay Kumar who played the lead antagonist in 2.0.

The film starts off with Akshay Kumar’s death who dies of radiation because of using mobile phone. He then turns an evil and takes on humans who uses mobiles. Rajinikanth and Chitti fights against the evil to save humans and 2.0 also delivers a strong social message for all those who are addicted to smartphones. 2.0 happens on a serious note and has less levels of entertainment when compared to Robo.

The visual effects and the performances are said to be the major highlights of 2.0. Lyca Productions produced this big budget visual feast which is releasing all over on November 29th in 3D.

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Akshay Kumar on ‘2.0’: Wore more make-up than entire film career

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Actor Akshay Kumar on Saturday said that his role in forthcoming multilingual science-fiction action drama “2.0” demanded him to wear more make-up than what he had worn in his entire career.

Akshay plays the antagonist in superstar Rajinikanth’s “2.0”, which marks his southern debut.

Speaking at the trailer launch event here, Akshay said working on the project has been both challenging and fun.

Akshay began his speech in Tamil amid a loud cheer from the audiences. He said he practiced for two hours to speak in Tamil.

Quickly switching to English, Akshay said: “I can’t express my feelings in words. I’m really thankful to Shankar sir and Lyca Productions for this opportunity.”

Talking about his role, he said: “It was a very challenging role and it took a toll on my body. But the pain and sacrifice was worth it. My character required around 4 hours of prosthetic make-up and another hour and a half to remove it. In my whole career, I’ve never put so much of make-up.”

The film, slated to release on November 29, in Tamil, Hindi and Telugu, also stars Amy Jackson, Adil Hussain and Sudhanshu Pandey in key roles.

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