Akshay Kumar’s ‘Bell Bottom’ becomes the first film to begin shooting internationally post lockdown
Since the start of the pandemic all the movie shootings were shut off by the Bollywood fraternity. Now after the unlock the movie makers have been given a green signal by the government to start shooting again. This is while keeping in mind that everyone follows the safety rules on the set to make sure everyone is safe from the virus.
Now The much-awaited film Bell Bottom starring Akshay Kumar in the lead is set to go on floors next month in August. The film will commence its shooting schedule in the UK. Bell Bottom will be the first Hindi film to commence shooting at an international destination after lockdown. Bollywood’s Khiladi Akshay Kumar shared the exciting news on Instagram along with a group picture of the entire team. He captioned it as “Looking forward to doing what we do best! Time we get back to work! #Bellbottom to go on floors next month.”
The highly anticipated film is produced by Vashu Bhagnani, Jackky Bhagnani, Deepshikha Deshmukh, Monisha Advani, Madhu Bhojwani and Nikkhil Advani. The film is set to hit the screens on April 21, 2021. This will be Akshay Kumar’s second project with producer Nikkhil Advani after their previous super hit film, Airlift. Bell Bottom is a spy thriller set against the backdrop of the 1980s. While sharing his first look from the film last year, Akshay Kumar had claimed that Bell Bottom will be a “roller-coaster” ride. The film is expected to release by early 2021. This periodic drama will be directed by Ranjit Tiwary.
Besides this Akshay will also be seen in few more movies. Sooryavanshi was set to release but was postponed due to the lockdown. It seems it’s now set to release in the theatres once things get better. Laxmmi Bomb will release on an OTT platform and he will also be seen in a film based on the life of the great ruler Prithviraj Chauhan.