Ram Setu: Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrratt Bharuccha roped in as female leads in Akshay Kumar starrer
It was last year during the occasion of Diwali that announced his upcoming movie titled Ram Setu much to everyone’s excitement. The actor also shared his first look from the movie on social media. It was later revealed that the shooting for the same will happen in Ayodhya. In fact, Kumar even had a meeting with Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath about the plan. However, not much was revealed about the rest of the star cast back then.
Now, the latest that we know is that Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrratt Bharuccha have been roped in as the female leads in the movie. While Jacqueline has already appeared with in other movies, this is the first time that Nushrratt will be collaborating with him. The former has appeared in the movies Brothers, Housefull 2, and Housefull 3 alongside the actor. She will also work with him again in the Kriti Sanon co-starrer Bachchan Pandey.
As for Akshay Kumar, he is supposed to begin shooting for Ram Setu in mid-2021. It has been backed by Abhishek Kapoor. While announcing the same on social media, Kumar earlier wrote, “This Deepawali, let us endeavor to keep alive the ideals of Ram in the consciousness of all Bharatiyas by building a bridge(setu) that will connect generations to come. Taking this mammoth task ahead, here is our humble attempt – #RamSetu.” The actor is seen in a disheveled avatar in the posters and also has a saffron scarf tied around his neck.
Check out his Diwali 2020 post below:
This Deepawali,let us endeavor to keep alive the ideals of Ram in the consciousness of all Bharatiyas by building a bridge(setu) that will connect generations to come.
Taking this mammoth task ahead,here is our humble attempt – #RamSetu
Wishing you & yours a very Happy Deepawali! pic.twitter.com/ZQ2VKWJ1xU
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) November 14, 2020
Diwali 2020: Akshay Kumar ANNOUNCES new film Ram Setu; Shares two magnanimous posters leaving fans excited