Finally the wait is over and the first look of Akshay Kumar’s upcoming flick ‘The Shaukeens’ first look has been released. The motion poster shows three glasses of water with dentures. There is a voice over and the dentures clinching according to the dialogues. The first impression that you get with this motion poster is that three old men plan to move on to Bangkok for some ‘aaiyashi’. The Motion poster concludes with Akshay Kumar’s voiceover, which says, Shauk ki koi umar nai hoti, Go Shaukeen!”
Directed by Abhishek Sharma, The Shaukeens stars Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra, Lisa Haydon and Akshay Kumar in pivotal roles. The movie is produced by Cape Of Good Films, Murad Khetani and Ashwin Varde. The Shaukeens is reported to be a remake of Basu Chatterjee’s 1982 classic of the same name. Buzz is also that Akshay Kumar will be making a special appearance in the movie.
Anupam Kher was recently seen in YRF’s Daawat-E-Ishq as Parineeti Chopra’s father. He plays the role of a senior clerk at High Court. Anupam Kher ‘s innocent acting in the movie has earned him accolades. Well, we can expect more of his acting doses this year with Super Nani and The Shaukeens lined for release by the year end.
Set to release by November 2014, the movie is shot exclusively in Mauritius and looks like the filmmakers are taking a contemporary on the 1982’s classic.