Akshay Kumar to reunite with Priyadarshan for Rohit Shetty's next
Akshay Kumar, Priyadarshan and Rohit Shetty

This is some good news for Akshay Kumar fans and the actor is all set to reunite with one of his favorite director. Few week backs, we informed you that Priyadarshan and Rohit Shetty are collaborating for a slapstick comedy. Now we hear that Akshay Kumar will play the ale lead in the movie.

As per the reports published in DNA,”Priyadarshan is giving finishing touches to the script of his next Bollywood project and has already signed Akshay for it. This director-actor combination has tasted great commercial success, their best films being ‘Hera Pheri’ (2000) and ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa’ (2007). This is poised to be their eighth film together. It will be a big-budget affair with Rohit Shetty backing it.”

Rohit Shetty and Akshay Kumar remained unavailable for comment. On the work front, Akshay is currently busy withe the shooting of his next year release ‘Airlift‘ while Rohit Shetty is wrapping up ‘Dilwale‘ to be released on 18 Dec 2015.

We are waiting for the official announcement of this big news.