The much-anticipated film “Welcome to the Jungle” is gearing up for its second schedule, promising a star-studded ensemble cast led by Akshay Kumar. The film, which boasts an impressive lineup including Sanjay Dutt, Suniel Shetty, Arshad Warsi, Paresh Rawal, and more, is set to commence its Mumbai schedule in March 2024. With a total of around 20 actors, the movie promises an entertaining cinematic experience, marking the third installment of the Welcome franchise.
“Welcome to the Jungle” boasts an ensemble cast featuring Akshay Kumar, Sanjay Dutt, Suniel Shetty, Arshad Warsi, Paresh Rawal, Johnny Lever, Rajpal Yadav, Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Krushna Abhishek, Kiku Sharda, Daler Mehndi, Mika Singh, Sayaji Shinde, Mukesh Tiwari, Zakir Hussain, Yashpal Sharma. The leading ladies include Raveena Tandon, Lara Dutta, Jacqueline Fernandez, Disha Patani, and Vrihi Kodvara. The scale of the project is evident with approximately 450 technicians collaborating to bring this extravaganza to life.
The film encountered a brief setback when Shreyas Talpade faced a health scare, being rushed to the hospital due to a cardiac arrest after the shoot. However, the actor has since recovered, showcasing resilience and dedication to the project. The incident highlights the challenges and commitment involved in creating a film of such magnitude.
BN Tiwari, President of FWICE (Federation of Western India Cine Employees), expressed gratitude towards the producers for ensuring timely payments for technicians. He acknowledged the importance of big-budget films in providing consistent work opportunities for industry workers. Tiwari specifically thanked Firoz A. Nadiadwallah, the film’s producer, for respecting and prioritizing the welfare of the industry’s workforce.
“Welcome to the Jungle” is being produced by Firoz A. Nadiadwallah and directed by Ahmed Khan. The film is slated for a theatrical release during the Christmas week on December 20, 2024. As the third installment of the Welcome franchise, expectations are high for this action-packed, star-studded spectacle.
With a formidable cast, an army of technicians, and the promise of grand entertainment, “Welcome to the Jungle” is poised to captivate audiences and continue the success of the Welcome franchise. The resilience shown by the cast and the industry’s appreciation for timely payments demonstrate the collaborative spirit that fuels the creation of large-scale Bollywood productions. As the film gears up for its second schedule, fans eagerly await the cinematic extravaganza that “Welcome to the Jungle” is set to deliver in December 2024