‘Bachchan Pandey’ trends as Pankaj Tripathi joins the cast of the Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon starrer

'Bachchan Pandey' trends as Pankaj Tripathi joins the cast of the Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon starrer

Movie buffs are in for a treat as Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar and Pankaj Tripathi will be sharing screen space for the first time. Filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala has roped in Pankaj Tripathi to play a pivotal role in his upcoming action-comedy ‘Bachchan Pandey’.

The multi-starrer film boasts of a cast including actors Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon, Arshad Warsi and Jacqueline Fernandez. Film critic and movie trade analyst confirmed the news on Twitter on Monday (December 14).

His tweet read, ‘’BACHCHAN PANDEY… #PankajTripathi joins the cast of #BachchanPandey… Stars #AkshayKumar, #ArshadWarsi, #JacquelineFernandes and #KritiSanon… Shoot begins Jan 2021 in #Jaisalmer… Directed by #FarhadSamji… Produced by #SajidNadiadwala’’.

https://twitter.com/taran_adarsh/status/1338366053156495360

Akshay will play a gangster in the film while Kriti plays a journalist. Together they discover their love for cinema. Bachchan Pandey will release in 2021.