February 22 : Akshay Kumar starrer Bachchan Pandey shoot is nearing its end. Its female lead Kriti Sanon wrapped up the Jaisalmer schedule and took to her Instagram handle to announce it. While Kriti returned to Mumbai on Saturday, today, she dropped a new picture from the film and announced the schedule wrap for herself. Bachchan Pandey went to floors on January 6 in Jaisalmer.
Taking to social media, Kriti shared a still from the film, in which the actress can be seen with Akshay Kumar in his scary avatar. Sharing the picture, the Bareilly ki Barfi actress wrote that she has wrapped up the schedule. Sharing her fun moments on the sets, the actress wrote that she had a lot of fun with the cast and crew on the sets and time just flew amidst laughter, gaming sessions, lunches and dinners. She also felt sad to leave the beautiful Suryagarh Palace, where the flick was filmed.
“And its a schedule wrap for me with @akshaykumar for #SajidNadiadwala ’s #BachchanPandey directed by @farhadsamji .. 💜 @wardakhannadiadwala One of the bestest, most fun and memorable schedules i have had so far.. Time just flew and we ended up making a film in between the echoing laughters, gaming sessions and neverending lunches and dinners as we all became one family! It was surely the saddest Goodbye from the beautiful Suryagarh Palace.. but we shall meet again soon! Can’t wait to see you guys in Cinemas!” Kriti wrote.
Besides, Akshay and Kriti, Bachchan Pandey also stars Jacqueline Fernandez, Arshad Warsi and Prateik Babbar. Backed by the Sajid Nadiadwala production, the film is directed by Farhad Samji of Housefull 4 fame.
While Akshay will play the role of a gangster who aspires to become an actor, Kriti will essay the role of a journalist who wants to become a director. Arshad will be seen as a member of Akshay’s gang and his friend. Abhimanyu Singh will play the villain in the film. Bachchan Pandey will hit the cinemas on January 26, 2022.