November 30 : Three generations of the Deols are set to come together in the 2007 Apne’s sequel Apne 2. The original film Apne starred Dharmendra, Sunny Deol, and Bobby Deol while the sequel will also star Sunny’s son Karan Deol.
Taking to their social media handles, Dharmendra, Sunny, and Bobby Deol announced the much-awaited sequel of Apne, which had won the hearts of the audiences back in 2007.
The legendary actor Dharmendra took to his Twitter handle to share the news with his fans. The actor tweeted, “With his blessings, your good wishes, we have decided to give you APNE2.” The film is scheduled to be released during Diwali 2021.
Bobby Deol shared a video clip on his Instagram handle and wrote, “#Apne2. It feels good to be home. See you on Diwali 2021!”
Sunny took to his Twitter account and wrote. “Babaji ke aashirwaad aur aapke pyaar ki wajah se aaj hum vapas ek sath nazar aayenge. Feeling blessed to get a chance to work with my father, brother again this time with my son. #Apne2, in cinemas Diwali 2021.”
An elated Karan Deol shared the same video clip on his Instagram handle and wrote, “On the auspicious day of #GuruNanakJayanti, elated to announce #Apne2! Releasing Diwali 2021! This one’s going to be extra special @aapkadharam #iamsunnydeol @iambobbydeol Thank you so much @anilsharma_dir sir and @deepakmukut sir for making this possible.
Directed by Anil Sharma, the film will go on the floors in March 2021, and shooting will take place in Mumbai and London.
In Apne, Dharmendra essayed the role of an ex-boxer Baldev Chaudhary, who wants his sons, played by Sunny and Bobby, to become boxing champions, a dream which he couldn’t fulfil. After the younger son gets injured in the ring, the elder son decides to fulfil his father's dream. The film also starred Shilpa Shetty, Katrina Kaif, Victor Banerjee and Divyas Dutta.