Akshay Kumar was all set to essay five distinct characters in upcoming Omung Kumar psychological thriller. This would have been a first for the ‘Rustom‘ actor. But looks like the fans of the Khiladi will be disappointed to know that he has walked out of the film.
Akshay was in talks with the director for a role in his upcoming psychological thriller ‘Five’. He was required to essay five distinct characters for the first time in his career. But he walked out of the project citing date issues as the director needed him to commit around 70 days.
Confirming the news Akki said, “I am not doing Five. I had dates issues.”
‘Five’ was to be shot in the United Kingdom from January 2017. Omung KUmar has planned a massive 70-day shooting schedule abroad and is eyeing the Republic Day 2018 release slot. The film is being produced by T-Series head honcho Bhushan Kumar.
Akshay Kumar is at present busy shooting for ‘Jolly LLB 2’, next on the pipeline is Rajinikanth’s ‘2.0’, ‘Crack’ and ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’.
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