At the forefront of this star-studded ensemble stands the multifaceted Akshay Kumar.Joining him are an illustrious group of seasoned actors, includingSanjay Dutt, Suniel Shetty, Arshad Warsi, Paresh Rawal, Johnny Lever, Rajpal Yadav, Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Krushna Abhishek, Kiku Sharda, Daler Mehndi, Mika Singh, Rahul Dev, Mukesh Tiwari, Sharib Hashmi, Inaamulhaq, Zakir Hussain, and Yashpal Sharma. Adding to the film’s allure are the accomplished actresses Raveena Tandon, Lara Dutta, Jacqueline Fernandez, Disha Patani, and the youthful and dynamic Vrihi Kodvara.
While ‘Welcome To The Jungle’ is currently in the pre-production phase, cinephiles can mark their calendars for the grand theatrical release scheduled for December 20, 2024. The creators are poised to carry forward the legacy of laughter and entertainment that the beloved ‘Welcome’ franchise is renowned for.
According to insiders, the third installment of the ‘Welcome’ series may be the first to hit the production floor, as its script has been ready for some time. Firoz Nadiadwala, the producer, intends to inject a fresh twist into the narrative by casting Sanjay Dutt and Arshad Warsi as the infamous gangsters – Majnu and Uday. This pair has previously showcased their remarkable chemistry as Munna and Circuit in the iconic ‘Munna Bhai’ series.
Arshad Warsi, in a recent interview, offered insights into the scale and grandeur of ‘Welcome 3’, emphasizing its larger-than-life canvas. He expressed his enthusiasm for being a part of this cinematic extravaganza, which boasts an ensemble featuring Akshay Kumar, Sanjay Dutt, Paresh Rawal, and an array of other talented individuals.
Warsi also commented on the evolving scenario of Indian cinema, noting the prevalence of superhero films with their colossal budgets and epic proportions. However, he emphasized that, for him, job satisfaction takes precedence over financial rewards, making ‘Welcome 3’ the ideal choice among the offers he received.