Bollywood superstar, Akshay Kumar starring in the much awaited courtroom comedy drama ‘Jolly LLB 2’ enthralled the crowd at Bollywood Parks™ Dubai with his witty comments and dance moves
Bollywood superstar, Akshay Kumar promoted his upcoming film Jolly LLB 2 at the Bollywood Parksᵀᴹ Dubai, part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Middle East’s largest multi-themed leisure and entertainment destination, brought to you by Star TV on February 4. Post his back to back 100 crore hits last year with Airlift, Housefull and Rustom, he will now be seen in Jolly LLB2, playing the lovable character of Jolly Jagdishwar Mishra. Akshay was seen shaking a leg with his fans on popular tracks from his latest film while interacting with the crowd outside the Rajmahal Theatre.
Commenting on the collaboration, Stanford Pinto, Chief Parks Operating Officer at DXB Entertainments, the owner of Dubai Parks and Resorts, said: “We were delighted to host Bollywood star, Akshay Kumar and Huma Qureshi at our park, and witnessed the ultimate fan moment when Akshay stepped out to interact with his fans. All that love for their favorite movie star can only be found in Bollywood! And with the drama, music, dance, color and all things ‘Bollywood’, I don’t think you can find any other place other than our park to host such grand movie promotions.”
A Hindi courtroom drama, Jolly LLB 2 has been written and directed by Subhash Kapoor. Akshay is playing Jagdishwar Mishra, BA LLB; a lawyer wants to make it big but takes up a case way beyond his abilities. The film also stars Huma Qureshi and will see Saurabh Shukla playing the much loved Justice Tripathi. Also seen playing the antagonist will be veteran actor, Annu Kapoor as the rival lawyer against Akshay Kumar in the upcoming sequel.
Says Sudhir Nagpal, Business Head, Star Asianet Middle East “STAR TV has raised the bar in terms of viewer expectations by creating a connect between what our viewers see on air and what they can experience on ground. We plan to continue to bring you these very special occasions that allow that connect, throughout the year”.
Produced by Fox Star Studios, Jolly LLB 2 is a sequel to 2013 courtroom drama Jolly LLB starring Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani. The music for the film has been composed by Manj Musik, Meet Bros, Vishal Khurana and Chirantan Bhatt while the lyrics have been written by Shabbir Ahmed.
The film will be released across screens in the Middle East markets by Empire International (Fox Star distributors) on February 9, 2017
As the date for the release inches closer, the makers of the film have been teasing fans and viewers alike with songs, behind the scenes and promos. T-Series recently launched the song, ‘Jolly good fellow’, a 2017 party anthem with foot tapping music sung and composed by Meet Bros. of ‘Baby Doll’ and ‘Chittiya Kalaiyan’ fame.
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Bollywood Parks™ Dubai is part of Dubai Parks and Resorts which will also feature MOTIONGATE™ Dubai – a unique theme park showcasing some of Hollywood’s most beloved characters from DreamWorks Animation, Sony Pictures Studios and Lionsgate as well as the region’s first LEGOLAND® Park and a LEGOLAND® Water Park. The entire destination is connected by Riverland™ Dubai – a retail and dining destination at the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts, and guests can stay at the Lapita™ Hotel, a Polynesian themed family hotel part of the Marriott Autograph® Collection. Expected to open in late 2019, Six Flags Dubai will be destination’s fourth theme park and the region’s first Six Flags theme park.