Akshay Kumara never misses an opportunity to surprise his audience. After entertaining them with his performance in Samrat Prithviraj, Akshay now comes with an entertaining family drama. titled Raksha Bandhan, the film is directed by Aanand L Rai and is about the unconditional love of a brother and sister. The family drama is one of the most anticipated releases of the year. The creators have kept us excited with the release of the movie trailer and just today they released the first track of the movie called Tera Saat Hoon Main.
At today’s movie event, the cast and crew revealed tons of things about the movie and about each other. Aanand L Rai said that while Akshay always says he completes a movie in 40 to 45 days, this is not the reality. “People tell him he’s been shooting for 40 to 45 days, but if you calculate the actual shooting time, in terms of the number of hours he’s given, he’s shooting for 80 days,” he said. He also added that he is punctual and once the work is done they play ludo in the spare time.
Raksha Bandhan is Akshay’s third release of the year and is expected to hit theaters on August 11. The film will clash with Aamir Khan’s highly anticipated film, Laal Singh Chaddha, starring Kareena Kapoor Khan, Mona Singh and Naga Chaitanya.
Meanwhile, this is Kumar’s second collaboration with Aanand L Rai after his 2021 romantic fantasy drama film Arangi Re, which also starred Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush. This film also marks Akshay’s second collaboration with Bhumi after their 2017 release Toilet: Ek Prem Katha.