Welcome 3 is in the process of being made and Akshay Kumar returns to the franchise after missing out on the second, Welcome back. Akshay Kumar has been in the news for a very long time. For his upcoming releases which include Oh my god 2, Bad Miyan Chote Miyan and more movies. Welcome 3 is also one of the most talked about movies. And as per the latest updates on the same, Akshay is getting a huge amount for his comeback. Other celebrities also left the film.
Akshay Kumar is getting huge amount for Welcome 3
Akshay Kumar, according to reports in entertainment news, was hesitant to return to the franchise. The actor reportedly had huge differences with producer Firoz Nadiadwala during the shooting of the second film in the series. Also, Akshay shares a great bond with Sajid Nadiadwala, who is Firoz’s quirky cousin. This further strained the relationship between Akshay and Firoz. However, now the producer has convinced Akshay to return to the franchise with Welcome 3. That’s not all, Akshay has reportedly agreed to return to the franchise for a whopping salary of Rs 95 crores.
Other popular celebrities leaving?
The report in Times Now also stated that Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar and John Abraham will not be returning for Welcome 3. They were considered pivotal to the franchise but opted out of the film. Likewise, Anees Bazmee will not be returning to direct the third installment. He directed the first two installments of the Welcome franchise.
Anees Bazmee is not part of the third film
Anees Bazmee had earlier shared that she is yet to get paid for her work in Firoz Nadiadwala’s Welcome Back. However, this is not a major problem for him. However, Anees added that he will be cautious while signing Hera Pheri 3 and will ask the producer to clear his commitments for Welcome Back first. Anees is reported to be directing Hera Pheri 3. Firoz Nadiadwala and his team of writers are developing a script. Anes says he will take the final call when the script is ready.
Meanwhile, Akshay Kumar is gearing up for OMG 2 with Yami Gautam and Pankaj Tripathi. The film releases on August 11 and will clash with Sunny Deol, Ameesha Patel starrer Gadar 2.
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