Akshay Kumar has released the first look of his upcoming film ‘Raksha Bandhan’ and has dedicated it to his sister, who is helming the project.
The film will mark the debut of Alka Bhatia as a presenter. It will be directed by Aanand L Rai and releases on 5th November 2021.
Upon sharing the first look, Kumar said, “A story that touches your heart so deeply and so instantly, it’s the quickest I’ve signed a film in my career. Dedicating this film, Raksha Bandhan to my sister Alka and to the most special bond in the world – that of a brother and sister. Thank you, Aanand L Rai. This one is very special.”
A story that touches your heart so deeply & so instantly,it’s the quickest I’ve signed a film in my career.Dedicating this film,#RakshaBandhan to my sister,Alka & to the most special bond in the world…that of a brother and sister.Thank you @aanandlrai,this one is very special pic.twitter.com/3h4wxPltC1
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) August 3, 2020
In a statement from PTI, Akshay Kumar said, “It will make us realise how blessed are those who have sisters. It makes me happiest that my sister Alka is presenting and producing this film along with ace director Aanand L Rai. Can’t thank him enough for bringing me one of the most special films of my life.”
Incidentally, the first look of the film was released on Raksha Bandhan itself.