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 attributable to Covid-19 pandemic, Akshay wrote, “The enjoyment introduced by these three magic phrases is unmatched : Lights, Digital camera, Motion. Begun capturing 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 yr, 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 workforce lastly restarted manufacturing in October with its second capturing schedule going down in Madurai.
Speaking about resuming shoot, Sara stated, “I used to be capturing 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 somewhat 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 everyone within the movie fraternity involves set with has not modified. The passion which binds us all continues to be there. So it actually felt like I by no means left,” the 25-year-old actor instructed PTI.
That is the primary time that Sara, Akshay and Aanand are collaborating. He has earlier made motion pictures akin to Tanu Weds Manu collection and Raanjhanaa. “He’s really somebody I can flip to for any form of assist. This yr has been extraordinarily laborious for everybody. He has been there for me as a rock. On March 19, I used to be in Banaras capturing with him and returned to Mumbai the subsequent day. Each third day in the course of the lockdown, I’d inform him please take me again, I need to begin capturing. Working with him has been a spectacular expertise. I can’t wait to start out our third schedule, hopefully very quickly,” she added.