Akshay Kumar is known for the hardwork and dedication that he puts in not just in his personal life but also throught his professional career. So much so, that even amidst the pandemic and the lockdown, the actor has already set schedule in place for his upcoming films. Akshay will be seen playing the lead in Anand L Rai’s next venture Raksha Bandhan which as the title suggests, shall revolve around the bond between siblings.
National Award-winning screenwriter Himanshu Sharma has written the script for the film whose earlier works include films like Zero, Raanjhanaa and the Tanu Weds Manu franchise. On the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan, the big announcement of the Akshay Kumar starrer film has been made.
A source also revealed that the film is written by the writing duo Siddharth and Garima. The added saying, “Akshay loved the subject and agreed to come on board right after the first narration. It’s a light-hearted family comedy, that falls right in the Akshay Kumar zone of filmmaking too,”
Akshay expressed his happiness saying, “Hardly ever in life does one come across a story that touches your heart so deeply and so instantly! It will make you laugh and it will make you cry. And it will make us realize how blessed are those who have sisters. It makes me happiest that my sister Alka is presenting and producing this film along with ace director Aanand L Rai. Can’t thank him enough for bringing me one of the most special films of my life.”
Raksha Bandhan is written by Himanshu Sharma and produced by Colour Yellow Productions in association with Cape Of Good Films. Akshay will also be displaying his phenomenal acting skills in the movies Sooryavanshi, Bachchan Pandey, Bell Bottom, Atrangi Re, Prithviraj and his yet-untitled film with Ekta Kapoor