Akshay Kumar and Nargis Fakhri

Akshay Kumar will be soon seen with Nargis Fakri in Shaukeen Remake. Source close to actor said “Akshay has been roped in to reprise noted actor Mithun Chakraborty`s role from Basu Chatterjee`s 1982 comedy `Shaukeen`. `Rockstar` actress Nargis will play the part essayed by Rati Agnihotri.

In Original , Mithun Mithun played the role of Rati`s boyfriend. The remake will be directed by Rumi Jaffrey of `God Tussi Great Great.


“We will have Akshay and Nargis in the film. We have just bought the rights of the film but have changed a lot of things to suit the sensibilities of today`s audience. Nargis is talented, hence we cast her. Akshay is a brilliant actor and is good at entertaining people,” Rumi told reporters.

The characters of Akshay and Nargis have been rewritten for the remake version. The makers are in the process of finalising the dates of the actors.

Best of Luck To Team”Shaukeen”.