New Delhi: After the stupendous success of Atrangi Re, Aanand L Rai is back with Raksha Bandhan, starring Akshay Kumar in the lead. Today, the makers of the film launched the first motion poster and it has already created a stir online. The temperamental filmmaker has previously given blockbuster hit franchises Tanu Weds Manu and Raanjhanaa.
Produced by Color Yellow Productions, Zee Studios and Cape of Good Films, Raksha Bandhan brings Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar together after Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. The film also stars Neeraj Sood, Seema Pahwa, Sadia Khatib, Abhilash Thapliyal, Deepika Khanna, Smriti Shrikant and Sahajmin Kaur. The family drama is set to be an emotional roller-coaster that will embody the love between the siblings.
Bringing you all a story of the purest form of bondage that will remind you of you! #Raksha Bandhan Releasing on 11th August 2022.#return to feelings#Rakshabandhan11August@Akshay Kumar @bhumi pednekar @sadiakhateeb #smriti srikanth #Sahjameen Kaur #Deepika Khanna #Himesh Reshammiya pic.twitter.com/1h79FdNf2k— Aanand L Rai (@aanandlrai) 16 June 2022
Speaking about the motion poster, filmmaker Aanand L Rai said, “Raksha Bandhan has been a labor of love for me. It highlights the unconditional love between a brother and sister. The story is very close to my heart and I hope the audience enjoys watching. It’s soon!”
Directed by Aanand L Rai, written by Himanshu Sharma and Kanika Dhillon, the film is co-produced by Aanand L Rai, Alka Hiranandanai and Zee Studios. Presented by Color Yellow, Zee Studios and Cape of Good Films, the film is all set to hit the screens on August 11, 2022.