From the past few months, it is being reported that Dhanush is making his comeback into Bollywood with a new film under the direction of Aanand L Rai. But no official confirmation about it came till now. Finally, the makers have confirmed this project and the film also stars Sara Ali Khan and Akshay Kumar in the other lead roles.
Titled as Atrangi Re, this film will go on floors on 1st March this year. Bhushan Kumar and Aanand L Rai are jointly bankrolling this project under their respective banners T-Series and Color Yellow Productions. AR Rahman is composing the music for this film. The makers have also released a few stills featuring Akshay, Dhanush, and Sara. This is the second film in Dhanush and Rai's combination, after Raanjhanna.
Apparently, Akshay's role is going to be quite special in the film. Speaking about it, Rai said that he needed a secure actor like Akshay to portray such a role. He opined that Akshay is the actor who tries to push the envelope with varied kinds of roles. He also stated that the pairing of Dhanush and Sara Ali Khan will bring freshness to the film. Atrangi Re might hit the screens towards the end of this year or during early 2021.