Bhumi Pednekar has just wrapped up the schedule for his next film in Mumbai – Aanand L Rain Raksha Bandhan. Bhumi is paired with superstar Akshay Kumari, and this is their second film together after the successful WC: Ek Prem Katha (2017). Interestingly, Aanand L.Rai had produced his hit film Shubh Mangal Saavdhan and is now directing him in Raksha Bandhan.
“Raksha Bandhan is my meeting with the most special people in my life! Aanand Rai sir is a guru for me who trusted my abilities as an actor when I just started and I am forever grateful to him for the opportunity he gave me to shine in Shubh Mangal Saavdhan. So I’m glad I have an opportunity to work with him again, ”Bhumi says.
“Mr. Akshay Kumar gave me a film that became my first success. He believed me in the toilet: Ek Prem Katha and our relationship won hearts. He has aroused in me a sense of faith that has made me thrive in this field. So naturally I was excited to learn that I would be playing with him again in Raksha Bandhan, ”he adds.
The versatile actor is sure to have Raksha Bandhan appealing to audiences of all ages. He says, “It’s a script that touches everyone’s heart, and I hope my relationship with Mr. Akshay is loved again!”The actress will also have other releases in the coming months — with Mr. Lele Vicky Kaushal and then with Badhaai Do Rajkummar Rao.