Akshay Kumar, one of the top stars in Bollywood is about to make a lead role in block buster horror comedy Kanchana 2 Hindi remake. The versatile actor planned to do mass masala movie in between social oriented and serious concept movies like PadMan, Airlift and Toilet.
The star had already stated in his movie event that he always likes horror comedy and interested to do movies like Bhool Bhulaiyaa which was Akshay's 2007 comedy horror film directed by Priyadarshan
The 'Khiladi' star is waiting for R Balki directed PadMan movie to hit theatres on Feb 9. He is also waiting for his Tamil debut with Shankar's Magnum opus, Lyca's mega budget sci-fi thriller 2 Point 0 which is schedule as summer 2019 release.
Raghava Lawrence produced, directed and starred horror comedy Kanchana 2 released in 2015 had collected nearly Rs 120 cr. It featured Taapsee Pannu and Nithya Menon as female leads. Kovai Sarala, Renuka, Jayaprakash, Rajendran, Sriman and others played supporting roles.
According to the reports, Prerna Arora and Arjun Kapoor of KriArj Entertainment are producing the movie and it is said Raghava Lawrence is directing this Hindi remake of Kanchana 2. The shooting seems to be planned later half of this year. The official announcement regarding this is awaited.
Lawrence had announced his next movie Kaala Bairavaa who is presently busy shooting of Kanchana 3 / Muni 4.