Third installment of Rajkumar Hirani’s hit ‘Munna Bhai’ series to go on floors next year
With the hit ‘Munna Bhai’ series, filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani has given the cinephiles a couple of entertaining films. The director has already made two instalments – ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.’ and ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’ and both of them went on to become a huge hit. The film also re-established Sanjay Dutt‘s career.
It’s been 12 years since the second instalment ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’ released and ever since then, everyone has been eagerly waiting for the announcement of the film’s third part. After a lot of speculations, it has been finally confirmed that the ‘Munna Bhai 3’ will go on floors next year in June. Yes, you read that right.
If recent reports are anything to go by, then Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani will be reprising their role whereas a hunt for the actress to be cast opposite Sanjay Dutt is still going on. Interestingly, it is also being said that the film’s final draft is yet to be locked.
With ‘Munna Bhai’ being the most hit franchise, we bet everyone will be delighted about the third part of this film. Rajkumar is one of those rare directors whose storytelling style is impeccable. And with his last film ‘Sanju’ being a huge hit, everyone’s expectations from this director has increased.
The makers of the film are yet to confirm about the film going on floors next year. However, earlier this year, the director told Outlook, “We wanted to do the third ‘Munna Bhai’ film and even wrote a lot of it, but we were not able to match the script with the first two. Now, I have found something, though we still have to write it.”
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