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Default Film 'Bell Bottom' - Story, Star Cast, TOP 10 Controversies, Unknown Facts & Interesting Facts, Negative Reviews

Story, Film is about:
  • Get ready to go back to the 80's and hop onto a roller-coaster spy ride, #BELLBOTTOM. Releasing on 22nd January, 2021.
  • While the TV fraternity is all set to resume the shoot, the latest reports in SpotboyE suggest that Akshay Kumar may jet off to London for the shoot of his upcoming film Bell Bottom. The report suggests that Akshay Kumar will soon begin shooting for Ranjit Tiwari directorial post the lockdown. The Kesari actor has been riding high on the success of back-to-back hits in 2019 and has put his upcoming releases on hold due to lockdown.
  • Director: Ranjit Tewari (as Ranjit Tiwari)
  • Writers: Aseem Arrora (as Aseem Arora), Parveez Sheikh
  • Stars: Akshay Kumar, Vaibhav Choudhary
  • Expected April 2, 2021
TOP 10 Unknown Facts & Interesting Facts & Controversies
  • Vaani Kapoor has been finalized as the female lead. She will be playing the role of Akshay Kumar's wife in the film
  • Ranjit M Tiwari's second directoral venture after Lucknow Central(2017). Before this, he had also worked as Assitant Director with Nikkhil Advani(Hero, D-Day, Katti Batti and Patiala House), Milap Zaveri(Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai) and Irrfan Kamal(Thanks Maa).
  • Before lockdown, film was set to be shot in London and Middle east
  • This movie is remake of rishab shetty's Kannada movie 'Bell Bottom'
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Old 06-09-2020, 11:44 AM
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Akshay Kumar, born September 9, 1967, is an actor. He studied martial arts in Hong Kong. It was a student that suggested that he try modeling. Because of his success as model, he was offered films. Along with his good looks and excellent martial art s****s, he was always the first choice to do adventurous movies. He does his own stunts in his films. His breakthrough performance was in Saugandh (1991). He was well known for his Khiladi series, an Indian version of James Bond, such as Mr. Bond (1992), Khiladi (1992), Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994), Mr. & Mrs. Khiladi (1997) and Khiladi 420 (2000). He dated strings of his co-stars including Raveena Tandon, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Pooja Batra and Rekha. His recent critically acclaimed performances include Airlift (2016), Baby (2015) and Rustom (2016).

Interesting Facts
  • Was a martial arts teacher. One of his students suggested he model and he was soon offered films after his success as a model.
  • Has a son with wife Twinkle Khanna named Araav born 15th September 2002. Became an uncle when sister-in-law Rinke Khanna gave birth to a baby girl on 19 October 2004.
  • Won Best Villain award for Ajnabee (2001) as it was his first ever award since his career started in 1991.
  • He is the son-in-law of India and Hindi Film Industry's first ever Superstar, Rajesh Khanna and actress, Dimple Kapadia, as well as the brother-in-law of actress Rinke Khanna.
  • Was working as a chef in a restaurant in Bangkok before entering films.
  • Studied martial arts in Bangkok before becoming an actor.
  • Formed a popular team with Sunil Shetty and Paresh Rawal.
  • He is good friends with fellow actor & superstar, Salman Khan. They have done two films together, Will You Marry Me? (2004) and Sweetheart (2006).
  • Has formed a popular on-screen pairing with Katrina Kaif after super hits such as Welcome (2007), Namastey London (2007) and Singh Is King (2008) together.
  • Has a daughter, born on September 25, 2012, named Nitara Rajesh Khanna in honor of his father-in-law Rajesh Khanna who passed away in 2012.
  • A major WWE wrestling fan. Met WWE Superstar Kane at his residence in India in 2010.
  • Son of producer Aruna Bhatia.
  • Niece's name is Simar (Kapoor) Bhatia. Simar had her name legally changed by her mother to Bhatia after she divorced Simar's father. Akshay Kumar sister Alka was earlier married to Vaibhav Kapoor. Vaibhav's mother Rani had a store called Shehnaaz Herbal Parlour in Mumbai.
  • Often mistaken as Master Rajiv Bhatia who debuted in Sanjay Khan's Abdullah (1980).
  • Auditioned for Deepak Tijori's role in He Who Wins Is King (1992) and was rejected.
  • Decided to keep his name Akshay in Bollywood after he had done a 15 second role in the film Aaj (1987).
  • While training in Bangkok for martial arts he worked has a waiter in hotel to support himself, in those days he admired Sridevi.
  • Akshay Kumar brother in law is Surendra Hiranandani . This is sister Alka's second marriage.
  • Director Pramod Chakravarthy gave him his first break in Saugandh (1991).
  • Was engaged to actor Praveen Kumar daughter Nipunika Sobti in the year 1997.
  • Went for a world tour concert with Salman Khan in June 1995. They visited cities in Canada, America and England .
  • Went for a world tour concert with Rishi Kapoor, Shahrukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Raveena Tandon, Juhi Chawla. This was in September 1994. They visited cities in Canada, America, England.
  • Akshay Kumar was gone for some action training and he lost 20 kilograms for his roll in his upcoming new comedy movie HouseFull 3.
  • Was engaged to model Dimple Varma in 1991. She is the daughter of Banglore based director of Mahindra & Mahindra..
  • Prakash Mehra had a script with him for many years. He started a film in the 1980' s as the much hyped " Kaayar" with Amitabh Bachchan, Anita Raaj and Raj Babbar. The film was shelved because it was too similar to Manoj Kumar's Sanyasi. Prakash Mehra then restarted Kaayar with a different subject with Sanjay Dutt and Akshay Kumar. Akshay agreed to the film, but asked Prakash Mehra to replace Sanjay Dutt. Akshay told Ptakash he would not be comfortable to work with Sanjay Dutt due to his problems during the making of Amaanat. Prakash Mehra decided to replace Akshay with Puru Raajkumar. Again he had to shelve the film because the second half of the film was the exact same as the Rishi Kapoor, Nana Patekar film Hum Dono. Prakash Mehra then decided to make a new film. He chose the subject of Bal Brahmachari and decided to launch Puru Raj Kumar in a solo hero film.
  • Went for a world tour concert with Sunil Shetty in July 2001. They visited cities in Canada, America and England.
  • After Yalgaar, Feroz was toying around with several ideas for his next film. He wanted to remake his film Dharmatma as "Agnikund" with Anil Kapoor as the Godfather. Akshay Kumar and Sunil Shetty were to play his sons. Music was by Anu Malik. Anil Kapoor refused "Agnikund" in 1994 because he did not want to play father to Akshay Kumar and Sunil Shetty. Feroz Khan had sold the audio , the overseas video and theatrical rights To Venus for 2.4 crores. Feroz Khan shelved the idea once again when the casting did not work. Feroz Khan shelved the idea once again. Some how the story of Agnikund leaked out and the film Sapoot was made in 1996. Feroz then started Prem Agga in 1995 with Akshaye Khanna and Mamta Kulkarni. He decided to shelve that project and start Janasheen with the same starcast . When Fardeen arrived in India, he told his father about his desire to join films. Feroz decided to shelve Janasheen and restarted Prem Aggan with Fardeen Khan and Meghna Kothari.
  • He actually holds a Canadian citizenship and since India does not allow dual citizenship, he is now regarded as a Canadian actor.
  • In author Shobha De's 1991 released fictional book "Starry Nights", the main characters name is "Akshay Kumar". The book was about an affair between a south Indian actress and a Punjabi superstar actor. This was done unintentionally as Shobha did not know who Akshay Kumar was in 1991.
  • Akshay Kumar went to Rajesh Khanna's office to audition for a role in Jai Shiv Shankar. He was not able to meet Khanna that day because he was busy. But he met Dimple Kapadia at the office who gave him words of encouragement. Chunky Pandey was signed for the role eventually.
  • As a child Akshay Kumar took part in the wedding sequence of the film "Harjaee". Akshay was seen serenading Randhir Kapoor with flowers. The scene was edited out in some versions released on DVD. The VHS video has this scene.
  • Was offered Sanjay Khanna's Anth but refused due to date problems.
  • The Indian Government honored him with Padma Shri award in the year 2009, which is the fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India.
  • He is a martial arts champion. Akshay Kumar has a black belt in Taekwondo and he learned Muay Thai in Bangkok.
  • Had verbally agreed to do the film Tune Mera Dil Le Liya (Pinjra). But backed out at the last minute. This caused B.B.Bhalla to vent his anger against Akshay in the media.
  • Akshay Kumar was always mistaken for Baby Bunty from Aakhri Khat. The film had just released and many thought they both resembled each other.
  • He was referenced in an episode of American Dad (2005 - ) where Stan refers to him as "the handsomest man in the world".
  • Starred in the shelved film Adhunica Movie Tone's "Abhimaan" (1996). Starring Akshay Kumar, Madhoo, Ronit Roy, Ektaa, Laxmikant Berde, Anupam Kher, Music by Bappi Lahiri, Directed by Shiv Kumar, Reels: 8.
  • Starred in Keshu Ramsay's shelved film "Khiladi vs. Khiladi" directed by Umesh Mehra. The film was shelved after announcement. This was in 2001.
  • Auditioned for Deepak Tijori's role in Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (1992) and was rejected.
  • Starred in the shelved film Mateshwari Films "Kunti Putra" (1995). Starring Akshay Kumar, Sonali Bendre, Farida Jalal, Music by Rajesh Roshan, Produced by Sanjay Bali, Lokesh Bali,K.C. Khanna, Directed by Guddu Dhanoa.
  • Starred in Ashish Balram Nagpal's shelved film "Jigarbaaz". Co starring Jackie Shroff, Manisha Koirala, Mamta Kulkarni, Bindu, Amrish Puri. Directed by Robin Mukherjee. This was in the year 1997.
  • Starred in Mukesh Bhatt's Mulaqaat. Starring Akshay Kumar (replaced Arvind Swamy), Rani Mukherjee (replaced Aishwarya Rai),Chandrachur Singh.Music by Nadeem Shravan, directed by Vikram Bhatt (Replaced Mahesh Bhatt). The film was shelved after a few days of shooting.
  • Starred in the shelved movie, Shiv Sai Movies "Huqum"(1995). Starring Jeetendra, Jaya Pradha,Ronit Roy (Replaced Akshay Kumar), Harish, Somy Ali, Reymon Singh, Raman Trikha, Rupali, Mukesh Rishi, Govinda (Special Appearance) Music by Bappi Lahiri, Directed by Kader Kashmiri. Reels: 8.
  • Starred in the shelved movie, Creative Combines "Sitaron Se Aage" (Do Rang) (1993). Starring Akshay Kumar, Manisha Koirala (Replaced Pratibha Sinha), Sheeba, Farheen, Laxmikant Berde, Aruna Irani, Paresh Rawal, Music by Lamikant-Pyarelal, Directed by Poltoo Sen. 11 Reels.
  • Starred in Keshu Ramsay shelved film "Lalkaar" opposite Pooja Bhatt. The film was to be a remake of Indiana Jones.
  • Starred in the shelved film "Sipahee" (1993) directed by Ram Shetty.
  • Starred in the shelved movie "Rudra" (1994). Starring Akshay Kumar , Shilpa Shetty.
  • After Mohra, Rajiv Rai had signed Akshay Kumar and Sunil Shetty for "Kaurav". He decided to shelve the film.
  • In 1992, producer Ram Dayal had signed him for a film to be directed by Ravi Tandon. Akshay walked out of the film when it became a two hero project .
  • Starred in the shelved film G Motion Picture's " Kashmakash"(1994). Starring Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Deepti Bhatnagar, Anu Aggarwal. Directed by Raj N.Sippy. Not to be confused with the other shelved Sunil Shetty film "Kashmakash" (1997) directed by Priyadarshan.
  • Starred in the shelved movie "Parinaam" (1993) Starring Akshay Kumar,Divya Bharti,Danny Denzongpa,Pran,Directed by Partho Ghosh. The film was shelved due to her death.
  • Was signed for the film Khilona. The original cast was Akshay Kumar, Rahul Roy Tisca Chopra. Due to date issues Rahul Roy had to drop out of the project. Ayub Khan replaced him. Next to leave the film was Akshay Kumar. Aditya Pancholi came in his place.Then Tisca was replaced with Monica Bedi. Mahesh Bhatt also opted out after directing the introduction.
  • Starred in the shelved film "Dil Ka Saudagar" (1993). Directed by Sunil Agnihotri.
  • Starred in the shelved movie Prince & Prince International's "Prince" (1995). Starring Akshay Kumar, Monica Bedi (Replaced Manisha Koirala), Suresh Oberoi, Alok Nath, Mohan Joshi, Paresh Rawal. Music by Anand Milind, Directed by Sameer Malkan. Reels: 2.
  • Starred in the shelved project Rajan Films "Mere Apne"(1993). Starring Naseeruddin Shah,Akshay Kumar (Replaced Kamal Sadanah), Pooja Bhatt(Replaced Zeba Bhaktiar). The film was going to be a remake of Regarding Henry .
  • In 1993, there was a announcement of a film titled "Yeh Hain Mumbai Mere Jaan" Starring Akshay Kumar,Ayesha Jhulka and Nana Patekar. The film eventually got shelved. This film is not be confused with the Saif Ali Khan film with the same title that released in 1999.
  • In 2000,Akshay Kumar signed a untitled film with Raveena Tandon and Aftab Shivdsani. The film got shelved.
  • Starred in the shelved film "Gehri Chaal" (1993). Directed by Anil Ganguly.
  • Starred in Yashraj's Untitled Venture in 1994. Starring Akshay Kumar, Juhi Chawla, Produced by Yash Chopra, Directed by Manmohan Singh. The film got shelved after it was announced.
  • Was signed for A.Krishnamurthy's "Aag" in 1991. He was dropped once Saugandh and Dancer flopped. Govinda was then signed.
  • Starred in the shelved film "Dwarpaal" (1991). Starring Akshay Kumar,Siddharth, Shanti Priya, Harsha, Paresh Rawal, Shahbaaz Khan, Kader Khan,Music by Naresh Sharma. Produced by Ravi Srivastav,Story,Produced,Directed by Pradeep Maini. The film may have eventually been made as "Kayda Kanoon" but with a different producer.
  • Starred in the shelved movie Suresh Grover's "Chura Lenge Aankhon Se Kaajal" (1992) Starring Akshay Kumar ( Later replaced by Raman Kapoor), Karishma Kapoor ( Later replaced by Raveena Tandon) Music by Bappi Lahiri. Directed by Vijay Anand.
  • Starred in the shelved film "Dus Numbri"(1996) Starring Akshay Kumar, Manisha Koirala, Monica Bedi, Directed by David Dhawan.
  • Rejected Farhan Akhtar's Don. The role was later done by Arjun Rampal.
  • Offered Sanjay Dutt's role in Shabd.
  • Signed Mani Shankar's Tango Charlie but later was replaced by Bobby Deol.
  • Was signed for Phool Aur Kaante but was dropped at the last hour.
  • Was offered Anaam (1992) but was unable to give the required dates.
  • Starred in the shelved movie Parath Productions untitled film in 1993. Starring Dilip Kumar,Hema Malini, Vivek Mushran,Manisha Koirala. Directed by Harish Shah Akshay Kumar was signed for the second role but wanted a higher billing than Vivek. Shah Rukh Khan also showed interest in that role. The film finally got shelved.
  • Starred in I Dream Productions shelved film " Chanakya" starring Amitabh Bachchan,Akshay Kumar. This was in 2004.
  • Starred in Satish Rajwade's shelved film " Akhand". Co starring Abhishek Bachchan,Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty. Akshay was to play the role of a evil jailer. This was in 2004.
  • Starred in the shelved film O My Darling (1991). Starring Akshay Kumar,Rajeshwari Sachdev. Music by Jatin Lalit. Directed by Surendra Gupta.
  • Starred in Rituparno Gosh's shelved film "Rahgeer". Co starring Vidya Balan. The film was to be a remake of Dev Anand's Guide. The problem was Dev Anand did not grant the producers the legal rights to remake the film.
  • Starred in Rajkumar Santoshi's shelved film "Saamna". Co starring Ajay Devgan, Nana Patekar, Ritesh Deshmukh, Urmila Matondkar, Mahima Chaudhry. Produced by Keshu . It was based on the fake god men of India with Nana Patekar playing a evil swami. This was in 2006.
  • Starred in the shelved movie Information and Broadcast Ministry and Base Industry Group's "Tatya Tope"(2007). Starring Akshay Kumar in the title role and Deepika Padukone as Rani Laxmibai. Produced by Feroz Nadiadwala and Directed by Vinay Shukla.
  • Starred in the shelved project Ranjan Films PVT Ltd "Mere Apne"(1993). Starring Naseeruddin Shah,Akshay Kumar (Replaced Kamal Sadanah), Pooja Bhatt(Replaced Zeba Bhaktiar),Ashwini Bhave,Music by Jatin Lalit, Story by Robin Bhatt, Sujit Sen,Javed Siddique. Directed by Mahesh Bhatt. The film was going to be a remake of Regarding Henry .
  • Akshay Kumar signed the film Apne Dam Par in 1993. He later opted out and was replaced by Irrfan Kamal.
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Old 07-07-2021, 06:58 AM
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Default Bell Bottom - 27th July Release

Starring Akshay Kumar in the lead role, while not too much is known about the film, what we do know is that itís an espionage thriller and itís based on an untold true story revolving around a hijack.

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Old 10-15-2021, 01:46 PM
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Wow i actually like the consept. Will definitely be watching this one for sure here.
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