Bachchan Pandey has been making a lot of noise recently because of the cast that keeps joining in. Now Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez has joined the team of Bachchan Pandey. In the movie she will play the second leading lady as first is Kriti Sanon. Also, the movie stars Akshay Kumar and Arshad Warsi as Kumar’s friend. This marks Jacqueline’s fourth collaboration with Akshay. The duo was seen together in Housefull 2 and 3, and also in Brothers, a 2012 movie. In addition, this movie marks eighth collaboration of producer Sajid Nadiadwala with Fernandez. On the occasion of her birthday, they made the announcement of Kick 2.
Jacqueline Fernandez Joins Team of Akshay Kumar Starrer Bachchan Pandey as Second Lead Lady:
Talking about the bond she shares with Sajid, Fernandez said, “I was very new to the industry when I did the song ‘Dhanno’ in Housefull for Nadiad (Sajid Nadiadwala). Our friendship goes way back to then and I am elated to be working with him again in Bachchan Pandey, our eighth film together. It’s always a crazy ride with Akshay and I am sure we will all have a blast again.”
As per a source of Mumbai Mirror, Jacqueline’s role in the movie is being kept under wraps. On the other hand, Kriti will play the role of a journalist for the third time, after Luka Chuppi and Arjun Patiala. Akshay will be a gangster who wishes to be an actor. The movie will go on floors from January 6, 2021 in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. They will be shoot for the movie for two months in the state. Coincidentally Housefull 4 was shot in Rajasthan.
Talking about Fernandez’s projects, she has been in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh since November 5, 2020. This comes as she has to shoot for Bhoot Police. The film also stars Saif Ali Khan, Arjun Kapoor and Yami Gautam. Read about Jacqueline’s upcoming projects here.
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