Akshay Kumar is back again in the news for his upcoming film Ram Setu. Earlier there were reports about 45 crew members in the film tested positive for COVID-19 after the actor made tests compulsory for all. And now the latest is that the Sooryavanshi actor is all set to plunge into the high-octane action stunts for the film.
Yes, you read it right. The actor will be seen performing some spine-chilling action sequences for the Abhishekh Sharma directorial. IF media reports are to be believed the makers of the film have also hired an international crew for the sequence.
News 18 quoted a source saying, “The cast which includes Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrratt Bharuccha wrapped up the Ooty schedule in November after which they were supposed to fly to Sri Lanka to shoot the major underwater scenes and ocean shots. But that wasn’t possible due to the ongoing pandemic. So after doing some research and on-location recce, the team has finalised Daman and Diu as their next-best bet to shoot these sequences. But there are some more shots which are remaining and the makers have decided to finish it in Mumbai. Akshay will be seen doing some high-octane underwater sequences for which an international crew has also been hired.”
The source also revealed that Ram Setu is done with shooting most parts of the film and now just the last leg of the film remains to be shot. And that the shoot of this portion will begin in the last week of January 2022. The source has been quoted as saying, “There is about a month of shooting left of Ram Setu which the makers have decided to finish it in Mumbai. The production team is currently setting up the entire schedule and it will be an indoor as well as outdoor shoot. The team expects to begin shooting by the end of this month”.