Bollywood’s ‘Khiladi’ Akshay Kumar’s long-awaited action comedy-drama ‘Bachchhan Paandey’ was released on the day of Holi, (18 March), opened with a good note but The Kashmir Files mammoth craze erased its masala entertaining factor and then RRR releases next week and it becomes a disaster.
Bachchan Pandey or Bachchhan Paandey is a full of entertainment which comprises a mixture of Action, Crime, Drama, Comedy and Romance. Akshay Kumar’s gangster avatar was in news since its starting days of shooting but it couldn’t convert into the Box Office Numbers.
The film was said to be a Hindi remake of the 2014 Tamil crime comedy film Jigarthanda, which was helmed by Karthik Subbaraj.
Earlier it was claimed that the film was a remake of another Tamil film Veeram, but the makers rejected the claims and said they had altered the script with an original idea, can say the film is remake of Jigarthanda but so many changes in the script.
Bachchan Pandey OTT Rights
Akshay Kumar’s this gangster action-comedy drama will have its post-theatrical OTT streaming on popular online streaming platform Amazon Prime Video. Before OTT streaming, the film had a theatrical release on Friday, March 18, 2022, on the occasion of Holi.
Reports suggest that BP will be available on Amazon Prime Video from 15th of April. The filming/shooting of this much-anticipated action drama began a year ago, on January 6, 2021, and most of the shooting took place in The Golden City Jaisalmer.
As a Holi release timing, Bachchan Pandey or Khiladi Pumar shot a “Holi” song called Bhayankar, which is composed by Tanishk Bagchi. Some pictures of the shooting also got viral throughout social media.
The song was shot in Film City and we may see a glimpse of the song in the trailer of the movie. The first romantic song of the film will also come out in February on Valentine’s Day in which Arijit Singh and Shreya Ghosal have given their voice.
Bachchan Pandey Star Cast
- Akshay Kumar as a Gangster “Bachchan Pandey”
- Kriti Sanon as Journalist “Myra”
- Jacqueline Fernandez
- Pankaj Tripathi
- Arshad Warsi
- Prateik Babbar
- Abhimanyu Singh
- Snehal Daabbi
- Saharsh Kumar Shula
Behind The Scenes (BTS) Team
The film is helmed by 2019 fantasy comedy-drama Housefull 4 director Farhad Samji, who is part of director duo Sajid-Farhad. He also wrote the film in association with Nischay Kuttanad.
It is bankrolled by Sajid Nadiadwala under his owner’s production house Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment. The distribution rights of the film are acquired by AA Films and Zee Studios.
If we talk about music in the film, it is given by music director Tanishk Bagchi and pop singer Yo Yo Honey Singh while cinematography is handled by Gavemic U. Ary.
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— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 18, 2022