The film will go on floors in the month of September with a two-month schedule. (file photo)
Pankaj Tripathi will be seen with Akshay Kumar in the sequel. Discussions were going on with Pankaj for this film for a long time and now everything is locked with him.
Mumbai. Bollywood’s ‘Khiladi’ Akshay Kumar is known for doing many films in a year with his tremendous fitness. He has a hit film ‘Oh My God’. It is reported that now the sequel of this film is being made. The makers are planning that by the summer of 2021, this film will be taken on the floor. However, this could not happen due to the lockdown implemented from the month of April. It’s a huge responsibility to spin a franchise like ‘Oh my God’ around something. Now everything is closed in the lockdown and things are progressing at a fast pace.
Paresh Rawal was in the lead role with Akshay in the first part of the film directed by Umesh Shukla. Now it is reported that Paresh Rawal is not a part of OMG 2. Pankaj Tripathi will be seen with Akshay Kumar in the sequel. Discussions were going on with Pankaj for this film for a long time and now everything is locked with him.
The film will go on floors in the month of September with a two-month schedule. As per a reliable source, “The pre-production work has started with a team working in isolation to find out the possible shooting locations and also taking the decision of designing the sets in the city. The film will be completed in one go by October.
This will be Pankaj Tripathi’s second project with Akshay Kumar as they have recently worked together in Sajid Nadiadwala Production’s film ‘Bachchan Pandey’ directed by Farhad Samji. According to sources, there was a very good understanding between the two on the sets and their close friendship was visible even during the shooting of the gangster comic thriller. Umesh Shukla will not direct the sequel of OMG. The director’s name has been decided, but his name is being kept secret. OMG 2 will be produced by Ashwin Varde in association with Akshay. Before moving on to the shoot of Oh My God 2, Akshay will wrap up Raksha Bandhan directed by Aanand L Rai, Ram Setu directed by Abhishek Sharma and another film.