Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is all set to star in hindi remake of Kanchana 2 tentatively titled as Laxmmi Bomb.
Now, according to latest reports, Actor Tarun Arora has been roped in to play the lead antagonist in the film.
Tarun was last seen in Jab We Met as Kareena Kapoor Khan’s discourteous boyfriend Anshuman.
Tarun Arora to play villain in Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb
A source close to the film informed Mumbai Mirror, “Like in the original, the Hindi villain is also a corrupt MLA, and Raghava, who has worked with Tarun in Kanchana 3, which released in April this year, believes that he is apt for the part. His new avatar is very different from his Jab We Met character. The formalities are currently underway.”
The shooting of the film has already begun and the first look poster was released a few days back.
Laxmmi Bomb to be made under the banner of Akshay Kumar’s Cape of Good Films and Fox Star Studio. Raghava Lawrence who acted and directed Kanchana series will direct the Hindi remake of the film as well.
Akshay will play the protagonist who gets possessed by the spirit of a transgender. While, Kiara Advani will portray the superstar’s girlfriend in the movie. Tusshar Kapoor will also join the two stars in the outing.
The film is slated to release on June 5, 2020.