Akshay Kumar is all set to star in his upcoming film Raksha Bandhan. Aanand L Rai’s directorial film is also joined by Bhumi Pednekar. Today Akshay Kumar took to his social media handle to welcome the actress to the team.
Sharing a delightful picture with director Aanand and Bhumi, Akshay expressed his excitement. The actor wrote, “When you are happy, it shows And indeed we areto have @bhumipednekar onboard #RakshaBandhan @aanandlrai #HimanshuSharma @cypplofficial @zeestudiosofficial #CapeOf
Akshay and Bhumi earlier worked together in Toilet-Ek Prem Katha, directed by Shree Narayan Singh the film released in 2017.
Bhumi also took to her social media handle and share the same picture and called Akshay Kumar and Aanand L Rai creative powerhouses. “A very special film & a very special reunion. Am supremely excited to be collaborating again with two of my favorite creative powerhouses & humans. Am full of gratitude to be a part of this special, heart-touching story #RakshaBandhan (sic),” she wrote.
When you are happy, it shows 😀
And indeed we are…to have @bhumipednekar onboard #RakshaBandhan 🙌@aanandlrai #HimanshuSharma @cypplOfficial @ZeeStudios_ #CapeOfGoodFilms #AlkaHiranandani @KanikaDhillon #SirfBehneDetiHai100PercentReturn pic.twitter.com/CE4PJV4q3O
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) June 9, 2021
Last year, on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan Akshay Kumar, announced the film. As the name suggests the story of the film revolves around the special bond between a brother and a sister. The actor mentioned that he immediately gave his thumbs-up as soon as he read the script. He also dedicated the film to his sister Alka Bhatia.