Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi on Thursday shared a behind-the-lens image with actor Akshay Kumar from the sets of the iconic song Main Khiladi Tu Anari, which is being recreated for the film Selfie.
The Jannat actor shared the picture on Instagram and captioned it, “28 years after the original. OG Khiladi with the new Anari. This stare took off a dance. And what a dance it was. (haven’t) I since have stopped putting ice on my feet) #selfie.
Take a look at the actor’s post:
In the picture, both the senior actors can be seen posing with their backs to the camera lens and placing their hands on each other’s backs.
Recently on actor Saif Ali Khan’s birthday, Akshay dropped a video from the same set with his choreographer announcing the remake of the iconic song from 1994 film Main Khiladi Tu Anari for his upcoming film Selfie.
The original track featured the Raksha Bandhan actor alongside Saif Ali Khan and received an overwhelming response from the audience.
Selfie is the Hindi remake of the Malayalam film Driving License, starring Prithviraj and Suraj Venjaramudu in the lead roles. Now, Akshay and Emraan will reprise their roles for the remake. Filmmaker Raj Mehta has come on board for the project. It is produced by Late Aruna Bhatia, Hiroo Yash Johar, Supriya Menon, Karan Johar, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Apoorva Mehta and Listin Stephen.
The film marks the first on-screen collaboration of Akshay and Emraan and is all set to hit the theaters on February 24, 2023.
Meanwhile, Akshay will next be seen in Ram Setu alongside Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrat Bharucha, which is slated to release on the occasion of Diwali 2022.
He will also be seen opposite Radhika Madan in the Hindi remake of Suriya’s Tamil film Soorarai Potru. Apart from Akshay and Radhika, Paresh Rawal will be reprising his role from the Tamil original. Director Sudha Kongara is also making a comeback in this film. Shooting started in April. No release date has been announced yet.
On the other hand, it is speculated that the Jannat 2 actor is going to portray a negative character in Yash Raj film’s Tiger 3 opposite Salman Khan. The official announcement from the makers is still awaited.
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