The filming of comedy action drama Blockbuster Gang, featuring actor Sanjay Dutt, is expected to begin as soon as the nationwide lockdown is lifted, producer Sandip Ssingh said. The makers are now eyeing a 2021 release. There were reports that actor Arshad Warsi is part of the project, in which he will reunite with his Munna Bhai co-star. We have approached Arshad, once it’s final we will announce it properly.”
Sajid and Farhad, best known for the Housefull series, have penned the screenplay and dialogues. Blockbuster Gang was earlier planned to be shot in Budapest and Mauritius, but the plans were called off amid the coronavirus outbreak. It will now be filmed in Mumbai and Goa, Ssingh said. According to the filmmaker, the team plans to go on floors in July-August if all goes well. “Arshad and I are great friends, and I want him on board. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
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Published: May 20, 2020 6:29:38 pm
The team plans to go on floors in July-August if all goes well. Co-produced by Dutt and Anand Pandit, the story of Blockbuster Gang revolves around three dons and their gang members who aspire to become a don one day. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. We hope to start shooting in July-August if all goes well,” he told PTI. However, Ssingh said Warsi’s casting isn’t confirmed as yet. The cast of the film will be complete when the lockdown is lifted, Ssingh said. “We will make the official announcement after that. Ajay Arora and Lovel Arora will co-direct the film from their own script. “I feel no one should release any films this year. The moment we get the dates of all the actors, it shouldn’t be difficult to start. They should wait for the situation to get better,” he added.