Action hero Akshay Kumar's films have always striked the right note with audiences. Akki's next, earlier titled as 'Gabbar' has now gone for a name change. Sanjay Leela Bhansali's production 'Gabbar' will now be called 'Gabbar Is Back', reports suggest.
New Delhi: It`s time for another big clash in Bollywood. No, it's not the war time between two superstars vying for the supreme position at the Box-Office, but rather two projects of the same actor releasing on the same day.
Riding high on the success of his last release `Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty`, khiladi Akshay Kumar is upbeat about his forthcoming film `Gabbar`. It has been reported by a leading daily that Akki`s movie will see hottie Chitrangada Singh in an item song.
Taking the war of words among the political bigwigs to another level, Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Sunday compared BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to the popular villain `Gabbar` of 70`s blockbuster movie Sholay.
Krish, who was set to team up with Akshay Kumar for upcoming Bollywood film `Gabbar`, will direct an untitled Telugu film before he starts working for the Hindi project, says a source from the industry.
In all probability, Telugu director Krish, who was recently signed on to helm the Hindi remake of Tamil blockbuster ‘Ramana’, titled ‘Gabbar’, will start working on it only after he wraps up his Telugu film ‘Shivam’.
He impressed one and all as the vicious Lothiya Pathan in the 1988 blockbuster ‘Tezaab’, and actor Kiran Kumar, son of late character actor Jeevan, feels that with cinema turning realistic, characters like Mogambo and Gabbar Singh are not being created any more.