Akshay Kumar has joined Sara Ali Khan on the units of Aanand L Rai’s Atrangi Re. The movie additionally stars Dhanush in a pivotal position.
Sharing the happiness he feels as he returns to the units after the lengthy break as a result of Covid-19 pandemic, Akshay wrote, “The enjoyment introduced by these three magic phrases is unmatched : Lights, Digicam, Motion. Begun taking pictures for #AtrangiRe by @aanandlrai. Want all of your love and finest needs. An @arrahman musical. Written by: #HimanshuSharma. #SaraAliKhan @dhanushkraja @TSeries @cypplOfficial.”
Sara additionally shared the identical picture and wrote, “AtrangiRe turns into extra Rangeen! @akshaykumar so privileged, excited and grateful to be working with you!”
The movie, introduced earlier this 12 months, went on flooring in Varanasi in March, however the shoot was halted when the coronavirus-induced nationwide lockdown was introduced. Sara had earlier resumed the shoot, calling it a “stange” expertise amid Covid-19 precautions. The crew lastly restarted manufacturing in October with its second taking pictures schedule happening in Madurai.
Speaking about resuming shoot, Sara mentioned, “I used to be taking pictures for the second schedule of Atrangi Re. I’m now sitting in a room the place individuals are sporting masks, fits and gloves. It’s just a little unusual. It was the identical on set, with my director in a masks and gloves. It was totally different. However the ardour and pleasure with which all people within the movie fraternity involves set with has not modified. The passion which binds us all remains to be there. So it actually felt like I by no means left,” the 25-year-old actor advised PTI.
That is the primary time that Sara, Akshay and Aanand are collaborating. He has earlier made films comparable to Tanu Weds Manu sequence and Raanjhanaa. “He’s actually somebody I can flip to for any sort of assist. This 12 months has been extraordinarily arduous for everybody. He has been there for me as a rock. On March 19, I used to be in Banaras taking pictures with him and returned to Mumbai the following day. Each third day throughout the lockdown, I’d inform him please take me again, I wish to begin taking pictures. Working with him has been a spectacular expertise. I can’t wait to begin our third schedule, hopefully very quickly,” she added.