Akshay Kumar Back In ‘Singham Again’
MUMBAI, (IANS) – Akshay Kumar, who recently delivered a hit at the box-office with ‘OMG 2’, shared the look of his Rohit Shetty cop universe character ATS Chief Veer Sooryavanshi on November 5.
With a picture, he announced his inclusion in Shetty’s upcoming film ‘Singham Again’. The new picture shows him in the middle of a heavy-duty action scene, jumping off a chopper as he wields guns in both hands.
Sharing the picture the ‘Hera Pheri’ star wrote: “Aila re aila, #Sooryavanshi aila’ Time for ATS Chief Veer Sooryavanshi’s entry. Are you ready?”
The still was shared on the 2nd anniversary of Akshay Kumar’s ‘Sooryavanshi’ which kickstarted the theatre business after the civil restrictions were eased up following the 2nd wave of Covid-19.
Superstar director Rohit Shetty also shared the still on his Instagram as he wrote: “In Singham Again, we are just doing what our fans want us to do! So here it is…Akshay Kumar and a helicopter! As we complete 2 years of Sooryavanshi, VEER SOORYAVANSHI joins the battle with Singham.”
Shetty has created a cop universe in Bollywood with three of his major films – ‘Singham’, ‘Simmba’ and ‘Sooryavanshi’, starring Ajay Devgn, Ranveer Singh, and Akshay Kumar, respectively. The narratives and arcs of each film will now bleed into each other extending the cop universe.
Shetty flagged off the shoot of ‘Singham Again’ in September this year which stars Deepika Padukone and Kareena Kapoor Khan.