Earlier, there was news about the sequel of Oh My God coming up soon and Akshay Kumar to reprise his role whereas Pankaj Tripathi to be seen in place of Paresh Rawal.
According to Pinkvilla, Akshay will be again seen playing the God whereas Amit Rai has been roped in as the director of the film. Amit is known for his critically acclaimed film Road To Sangam, released in the year 2010.
A source close to the development revealed to Pinkvilla, “After brain storming on multiple ideas with multiple names, Amit was able to crack a plot that’s relevant and as exciting as the first part. It took him quite some time to develop the idea into a screenplay. It’s only after multiple narrations and discussions that the film got green lit by Akshay Kumar. He is all excited to commence shooting for Oh My God 2 from the month of September,”
Oh My God 2 will be produced by Ashwin Varde with Akshay.
Apart from Oh My God 2, Rohit Shetty’s Sooryavanshi, Ranjit Tiwari’s Bell Bottom, Chandraprakash Dwivedi’s Prithviraj, Anand L Rai’s Atrangi Re also starring Sara Ali Khan amd Dhanush, Farhad Samji’s Bachchan Pandey, Abhishek Sharma’s Ram Setu and Anamd L Rai directorial Rakshabandhan, Akshay Kumar is in talks for 10 more films. The list includes scripts of Dostana 2, a Dharma production, Subhash Kapoor’s next, Mission Lion, Housefull 5 and three films of Ekta Kapoor.