Earlier it was reported that Akshay Kumar is reuniting with his Mission Mangal director Jagan Shakti. The film is a sci-fi and titled, Mission Lion. According to the reports, Akshay Kumar’s Bell Bottom producer, Vashu Bhagnani will also join the film.
A source was quoted as saying, “Akshay and Vashu have formed a formidable bond while working and conceptualizing on Bell Bottom and are now looking to do one film every year. They have been on the same page with respect to Akshay’s remuneration and increment with every passing film, and the follow up to Bell Bottom would be Mission Lion.”
Akshay and Vashu will also be working in another film which is reportedly directed by Pati Patni Aur Woh director, Mudassar Aziz.
“The film has been delayed a little as Akshay wanted to commence working on Mission Lion before the comedy. That’s when he spoke to producer Vashu, and checked if he would want to come on board Mission Lion as a producer for the same date of mid-2021, and then sometime in 2022 start working on Mudassar Aziz’ comedy. Vashu agreed and is now all geared up to mount this big scale sci-fi thriller,” the source further shared.
As per the reports, the film is set to go on the floor around June 2021 and will release in 2022. The film is presently its writing stage the team will move onto pre-production soon. Apart from acting, Akshay will also be co-producing the film.