Posted on September 10, 2015 at 6:16 pm


Akshay Kumar’s Rustom to release Independence Day!

Friday Filmworks, Neeraj Pandey and Shital Bhatia Production house, today announced that they would be teaming up with Akshay Kumar once again for their upcoming romantic thriller Rustom! The film is set to release Independence Day 2016! The Khiladi even tweeted about his excitement!

Thrilled 2 announce Neeraj Pandey & I are collaborating 4 a romantic thriller releasing on Aug12,2016! Hoping 2 be 3rd time lucky 🙂


This film would mark the third such project where the ‘Hit’ trio would be coming together, the first two being the very successful Special 26 and Baby. Inspired by real life incidents, the film, which is being co-produced by Friday Filmworks, Essel Vision and Kriarj Entertainment, is written by Vipul Rawal and will be directed by Tinu Suresh Desai.  Arjun N Kapoor, Producer, Kriarj Entertainment, said,

Rustom’s first schedule of shoot commences by mid-December this year. The film will travel to multiple locations globally in the course of its production. Adds Arjun N Kapoor, “Neeraj Pandey is a name that’s synonymous with great storytelling and known for bringing to life some stupendous subjects. ‘Rustom’ is a film based on real-life incidents that will see a genius film-maker of his talent and sensibilities bring reel and real life in close proximity like never before.  After all, Indian film lovers deserve a masterpiece from a master storyteller like him.”

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