Superstar Akshay Kumar has recently shared his Jolly LLB 2 first look. He is playing the character of an advocate in this second installment of the successful franchise.
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Akshay took to his Twitter handle to share this Jolly LLB 2 first look of an advocate with a black coat and moustache. With this sneak picture of Akshay, it seems that he is playing an intense character of an advocate, who fights for the poor people to get them their justice.
Jolly LLB 2 is the sequel of 2013 film, Jolly LLB directed by Subhash Kapoor. The film, which featured Arshad Warsi, Boman Irani and Saurabh Shukla in the leading roles, had got rave reviews from the critics as well as an audience.
It had received National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi. Saurabh Shukla had also won National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Now, Subhash Kapoor is once again coming up with the sequel with new star cast. Arshad’s character has been replaced by Akshay and Anu Kapoor will play the character of prosecution advocate that had been played by Boman Irani in the prequel.
Saurabh Shukla, who had portrayed the iconic role of the judge is reprising his character in the film, which is going on the floor from today onwards.
This sequel will be majorly shot in Lucknow and Varanasi and the shooting will be wrapped up in 42 days. According to the sources, Akshay, who has recently declared as the second highest paid Indian celebrity by Forbes, is charging a whopping amount of 42 crores as fees, which means he will get 1 crore per day for Jolly LLB 2.
Produced by Fox Star Studios, Jolly LLB 2 also stars Huma Qureshi in pivotal roles. Arshad Warsi will also be seen in a special appearance.
Jolly LLB is scheduled to hit the screens on 10 February 2017.