According to latest report of Mumbai Mirror, Arshad Warsi will be seen alongside the Khiladi of Bollywood Akshay Kumar for the first time in Bachchan Pandey. The action comedy will be directed by Farhad Samji, written by Nischay Kuttanda and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.
The movie filming will begin on January 2021 in Jaisalmer and now if the reports are to be believed Arshad will be playing Akshay Kumar’s gang member and friend. Akshay will be seen essaying the role of a gangster who has a dream of becoming an actor while Kriti Sanon will be portraying the role of a journalist who wants to become a director.
The first look of the movie caught the audience attention. Akshay Kumar shirtless with long beard depicted the story will be unconventional from the gangster gener that are being produced by Bollywood.
However the news of Arshad Warsi’s joining the cast has created a lot of buzz about the film. This will be the first time that Arshad and Akshay Kumar will be seen together on screen. Arshad Warsi has played the role of Jolly in the first part while Akshay Kumar carried the legacy forward of the film with his impeccable performance in Jolly LLB 2.
Arshad Warsi has been in the industry for more than 2 decades and who can better essay the role of Gangster than Arshad Warsi. Arshad as ‘Circuit’ in Munna Bhai series has been able to conquer millions of people. However there is no doubt the range of acting and the ability to bring life through different characters on big screen has always been Arshad Warsi’s strength.
Currently the starcast of the film stands Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon and Arshad Warsi, however there are rumours another A-list actress will join the cast soon.