Over the period of the previous few months, there seems to be buzz regarding the progress of Oh My God 2, which stars Pankaj Tripathi and has Akshay Kumar reprising his role as Lord Krishna. Read below to know more updates regarding the same.
Yami Gautam has been cast as the female lead in the much anticipated Oh My God sequel. And now that we’ve learned that Pankaj Tripathi’s social comic is set to begin filming in Mumbai from today.
According to a close source related to the project, “Director Amit Rai commences shooting for the ambitious social comedy today in Mumbai with Pankaj Tripathi. The actor will be canning his solo sequences over the next few days and will then be joined by Yami Gautam, who plays the female lead. Akshay Kumar will start his work in October.” The ‘Khiladi Kumar of Bollywood,’ Akshay Kumar, has committed 15 to 20 days for his Lord Krishna tune in Oh My God 2, according to a close source.
Oh My God 2 is produced by Ashwin Varde alongside the lead actor himself, Akshay Kumar. This film has a special place in the hearts of the two. “They are aware of the cult following of Oh My God and have been working for last decade to get the script right to take the story forward. They amicably decided on the sequel only on being satisfied that the script was better than the first part. The treatment and subject will surprise the audience,” the source further concluded. The producers look forward to collaborating with the extremely talented actor Pankaj Tripathi in the sequel.
In addition, Akshay Kumar has films like Ram Setu and Raksha Bandhan in the works, which he will be filming over the next few months, making him B-busiest Town’s actor.