Superstar Akshay Kumar has unveiled a new poster of his upcoming film, Bell Bottom and expressed his gratitude towards the film's entire crew for working on the film amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Akshay Kumar starrer Bell Bottom is the first film in the world to start and finish shooting during the Novel Coronavirus pandemic. The team flew off to the UK to shoot in August and finished it on September 30.
Have A Look At The New Poster Of Bell Bottom
Akshay dropped a new poster of the film on his Twitter page and captioned it as, "Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much. Its teamwork and I am grateful to each and every member of the cast and crew. #BellBottomCompleted. Here's the poster."
Akshay Kumar's Co-Stars Vaani Kapoor And Huma Qureshi On Completing The Film's Shoot
Akshay's co-star Vaani Kapoor was quoted as saying, "This was easily among the smoothest productions that I have been a part of. I was concerned about how it was going to play out, given the fear and health concerns but I must thank and congratulate Pooja Entertainment for the fantastic planning and the attention to detail. I hope this gives encouragement and confidence to other people back home to shoot."
Huma Qureshi, who plays a pivotal role in the film, also shared the new poster and wrote, "Shooting a film felt impossible in this environment. But this team ensured that we do it well and with flair! You guys rock!!!"
Akshay Kumar Says New Normal Has Made Us Realize A Different Way Of Working
Talking about completing the start-to-finish shooting of the film, Akshay was quoted as saying by Hindustan Times, "It's teamwork and I am grateful to each and every member of the cast and crew from the spot dadas to the light dadas to the technicians to the make-up dadas to my lovely heroines Vaani, Lara, Huma, my director Ranjit and to Vashuji and the production team who believed in our audacious plan. The new normal has made us realize a different way of working that none of us could have imagined. I hope this encourages film industries globally to do what they do best and start entertaining audiences again. I hope our shoot during the pandemic reassures others that keeping all safety in mind it's time to get things moving again."
Earlier, it was reported that Akshay Kumar broke his 18-year rule of working eight hours a day and worked double shift to wrap up Bell Bottom.
Directed By Ranjit M Tewari, Bell Bottom is an espionage thriller, and stars Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Huma Qureshi and Lara Dutta in pivotal roles. The film is slated to release on April 2, 2021.