Akshay Kumar is currently on a signing spree. Recently, the superstar announced doing a film titled 'Bachchan Pandey' with Sajid Nadiadwala. The movie's first look poster garnered a lot of curiosity for it showcased the actor in a never-seen-before avatar.
Meanwhile, the newly-announced film also created a buzz for its release date. 'Bachchan Pandey' will be locking horns with Aamir Khan's 'Lal Singh Chaddha' on Christmas 2020. Does that leave the 'Khiladi Kumar' worried? Here's what he had to say.
Akshay Kumar Is Unperturbed About Both Films Releasing On The Same Day
The superstar told Mumbai Mirror, "We have 52 Fridays in a year and even fewer holiday weekends. We make over 200 Hindi films a year while Hollywood releases 40 more and then there's the South industry and other regional cinema. So, we should be happy if we have two big releases in a week."
The Actor Is Not New To Box-Office Clashes
He further said, "This year, on the Independence Day weekend we had three, (Mission Mangal, Batla House, and Saaho) till one bowed out." Last year, his film 'Gold' locked horns with John Abraham's 'Satyamev Jayate'.
Akshay Kumar Isn't Surprised With Box-Office Clashes
At the trailer launch of Mission Mangal, the actor said that "there is no element of surprise' in multiple films clashing at the box office. "We should not blame anybody or blame each other and just go along with it," he had further added.
Coming To Aamir Khan's 'Lal Singh Chaddha'
The movie is an official remake of the Hollywood blockbuster 'Forrest Gump'. Kareena Kapoor Khan plays Aamir's leading lady in the film. Buzz is that the movie will feature the 1984 Anti-Sikh riots as an important plot point.