Akshay Kumar and director Neeraj Kumar have been riding high on the success of their latest release ‘Baby‘ and the makers are now eying a sequel to the movie. If reports are to be believed then the makers have approached young actor Varun Dhawan to join the cast for the sequel. (Read review: Akshay Kumar’s Baby)
Reports say that Varun Dhawan, who is currently awaiting the release of Sriram Raghavan’s ‘Badlapur’, is keen on working with the director but his diary dates are packed. Akshay Kumar has already given a nod for the sequel. Reports further suggest that it was Akshay who had suggested Varun’s name for the role.
Post Badlapur, Varun will be seen in ‘ABCD 2’ directed by Remo D’Souza and another movie directed by his brother Rohit Dhawan.
The makers are eying to release the ‘Baby’ sequel on January 26,2017.
Neeraj will start working on it as soon as he finishes work on MS Dhoni biopic, which stars Sushant Singh Rajput in the lead role.
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