Thank You Akshay Kumar For Shifting Bachchan Pandey Says Aamir Khan
MUMBAI [Maha Media]: Last year, Akshay Kumar announced his next outing with Nadiadwala Grandsons Entertainment, titled Bachchan Pandey, also starring Kriti Sanon in the lead role. The film was earlier scheduled to hit screens on Christmas this year. The makers have changed its release date to avoid clash with Aamir Khan's Laal Singh Chaddha.
Aamir Khan took to social media to thank Akshay Kumar and Sajid Nadiadwala for moving the release date of Bachchan Pandey to avoid clash with Laal Singh Chaddha. The Akshay Kumar-starrer was earlier announced to hit screens on Christmas this year. Laal Singh Chaddha is releasing on December 25.
Aamir Khan wrote, "Sometimes all it takes is one conversation. Thank you to my friend’s @akshaykumar & Sajid Nadiadwala for their warm gesture of moving the release date of their film Bachchan Pandey at my request. I wish them the very best for their film. Looking forward to it. Love. a."
The official handle of Nadiadwala Grandson also confirmed the same. It said, “#NGEFamily presents to y'all the new look & new release date #SajidNadiadwala's #BachchanPandey starring @akshaykumar is all set to hit the screens on 22nd January, 2021 @farhad_samji @kritisanon @WardaNadiadwala”
Laal Singh Chaddha, the film stars Aamir Khan in the titular role along with Kareena Khapoor. The film is the official Hindi remake of Tom Hanks' Forrest Gump.
Akshay will be seen romancing Kriti Sanon in Bachchan Pandey.