Weeks after Akshay Kumar shot for a promo for the third film in his hit comedy franchise Hera Pheri, Sanjay Dutt has confirmed that he is also a part of Hera Pheri 3.
Directed by Farhad Samji, Hera Pheri 3 will see new actors joining the crew – Sanjay and Kartik Aaryan. Suniel Shetty, Paresh Rawal, and Akshay will appear in the upcoming film.
Speaking at a press convention, Sanjay said, “Yes, I am doing the movie. It will be exciting to shoot with the whole team. It’s a exceptional franchise, and I’m so glad to be a part of it. Firoz aur mera rishta bhi bahut purana hai (I even have a close relationship with producer Firoz Nadiadwala), and it’s amazing to be together with Akshay (Kumar), Suniel anna (Shetty), and Paresh (Rawal).” He was talking at a shop release in Mumbai.
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Kartik’s participation was shown last year, while Akshay’s role inside the movie continues to be not clear. Last 12 months, he had stated that he would not be a part of Hera Pheri three, but in February this yr, he shot a promo for the movie.
In an interview, Paresh Rawal confirmed that he will reprise his character of Babu bhaiyya in the new film. He introduced that the shoot will begin in some months, and Hera Pheri three will be shot in Los Angeles, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai because the film’s characters are set to “do hera pheri globally”.
The first movie within the Hera Pheri collection, directed by Priyadarshan, came out in 2000 and additionally featured Tabu and Om Puri. The 1989 Malayalam movie Ramji Rao was remade as Hera Pheri. Six years later, Neeraj Vohra wrote and directed the second element, Phir Hera Pheri released in 2006. Both films featured Akshay, Paresh, and Suniel. The 2nd movie additionally starred Rimi Sen, Bipasha Basu, Rajpal Yadav, and Johnny Lever.