New Delhi: The upcoming film ‘Selfie’ starring Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Nushrat Bharucha and Diana Penty now has a release date. Filmmaker Raj Mehta is going to head the effort as its director. Recently, the makers announced the release date of the drama-comedy.
In an official statement, the makers said: “Dharma Productions, Prithviraj Productions, Magic Frames and Cape of Good Films’ first announced ‘Selfie’, starring Akshay Kumar and Emraan Hashmi along with Diana Penty and Nushrat Bharucha, Will now release on February 24, 2023.”
The news was also confirmed by film critic Taran Adarsh on Twitter. He tweeted, “Akshay Kumar – EmraanHashmi: ‘Selfie’ on 24 February 2023… #Selfie – Official remake of the #Malayalam film #Driving License starring #AkshayKumar and #EmraanHashmi – on 24 February 2023 * Will release in cinema*. … costars #NushrrattBharuccha and #DianaPenty.”
‘Selfie’ is a remake of Malayalam film ‘Driving Licence’, which starred Prithviraj and Sooraj Venjaramudu in the lead roles. Selfie will release in Hindi. Akshay and Emraan are returning to reprise their roles in the next film adaptation.
Meanwhile, Akshay Kumar will be next seen in ‘Raksha Bandhan’ directed by Aanand L Rai and starring Bhumi Pednekar in the lead role. The film is scheduled to release on August 11, 2022. On the other hand, Emraan will star in the upcoming film Tiger 3 alongside Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan. The film directed by Maneesh Sharma will hit the theaters around the same time. Eid in 2023.
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