If one thought the team of the forthcoming film ‘Junglee’ couldn’t get any better, news has it that the producers of the film have signed Akshay Oberoi to play the villain in the film.

Also starring Vidyut Jammwal who plays the lead, Oberoi has singed on the dotted line and is already in Thailand where parts of the film is being shot, according to Box Office Capsule. “Akshay flew off to Thailand for the shoot, after attending the ‘Kaalakaandi’ event. He will play the prime antagonist who will be up against Vidyut in the film,” a source was reported revealing.

Directed by Hollywood director Chuck Russell, ‘Jungleee’ will address the issue of elephant poaching, and the way they are treated around the world.

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