Namaste London has been one of the best movies of Akshay Kumar. Since then fans are eagerly awaiting its sequel. Director Vipul Amrutlal Shah has made an official announcement of his upcoming project named ‘Namastey England’. The sequel seems to be all new, from story line to actors everything will be new and different than ‘Namastey London’.
Arjun Kapoor is expected to fit into the shoes of Akshay Kumar. Well, now a few reports also read that Arjun has been a great fan of Akshay Kumar and Namastey London has been his all time favorite movie. The sources also informed “Arjun is keen to work in this movie because the franchise provides a unique perspective on how Indians are looked at internationally and vice-versa.
Akshay Kumar and director Vipul Shah have been close friends. The director-actor duo has worked together in hit films like Waqt, Namaste London, Singh is King, Holiday-A Soldier is never off duty etc., Talking about the sequel, Vipul said, its been two years I am working on Namaste England movie script and when I was done I have read it to Akshay Kumar. He gave his opinion and ideas which I have incorporated in the movie. Due to a choked up schedule of Khiladi Kumar, he was unable to give his nod for this movie. So, he has suggested Arjun Kapoor’s name for the sequence.
While we were gathering information about the movie we have come to know that the movie will have Punjabi and British flavor and like Namstey London the film will be shot in the United Kingdom and Punjab. The makers have decided to give a compact role to the leading lady of the movie.
After wrapping up the shooting for Toilet: Ek Prem Katha the Khiladi Kumar is currently shooting for Reema Kagti ‘Gold’ which marks the debut of Mouni Roy. The actor will also be seen ‘Padman’ the biopic of Arunachalam Muruganantham who has invented low-cost sanitary napkins for women in rural areas. He is also roped in by Neeraj Pandey for his next flick ‘Crack’.
Meanwhile, actor Arjun Kapoor will be seen in his next movie ‘Mubarakan’ which stars Anil Kapoor, Illeana Dcruz, Athiya Shetty and Neha Sharma. The movie will clash with Madhur Bhandarkar’s ‘Indu Sarkar’ starring Neil Nitin Mukesh and Kirti Kulhari. Both the movies will go on the floor on 28 July 2017. The actor has also added Sandeep aur Pinky Farrar in his kitty.
Talking about Namastey England Release date, there isn’t anything finalized yet. Vipul doesn’t want to set any target because he doesn’t want to rush for shooting and other stuff before release.