Directed by Raj Mehta, the film stars Anil Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani.
Last Updated: 07.58 AM, Jun 24, 2022
The much-awaited family entertainer, JugJugg Jeeyo has finally hit the theatres. Starring Anil Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani, among others, the team left no stone unturned to promote their films. The team started 'Naach Punjabann' challenge on social media and toured across the country to promote the film. Many celebrities also joined in to help promote the film, by doing their bit by participating in the song challenge and talking about the film.
The latest star to join the bandwagon to promote JugJugg Jeeyo is Akshay Kumar. The Khiladi actor took to social media and shared a video, urging people to go watch the film in theatres. Speaking in Hindi, he said, "Today is Friday and so, it is the day to go to theatres. A great film has released called, 'JugJugg Jeeyo' and it has brilliant actors in it like Anil Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani. Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta have produced it and the good news is that it is directed by my friend Raj Mehta, with music by Azeem Dayani. All the best guys, JugJugg Jeeyo."
Towards the end of the video, Akshay also did the signature JugJugg Jeeyo action to ward off evil eyes. Sharing the video, he wrote in the caption: "Sending my best wishes, hamesha #JugJuggJeeyo". Actors Kiara Advani, Varun Dhawan and Manish Paul have commented on the post with namaste emoji.
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Apart from Akshay Kumar, celebs like Vicky Kaushal, Ananya Panday and Janhvi Kapoor have promoted the film, helmed by Raj Mehta. The film opened to fairly positive reviews. A part of the OTTplay review reads: "It's the premise that sets an amazing tone for the film, wherein two couples from different generations want to get separated, but the reasons are different and justifiable too." JugJugg Jeeyo also stars Manish Paul and YouTuber Prajakta Koli.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Akshay Kumar was last seen in Samrat Prithviraj. He is now awaiting the release of the film, 'Raksha Bandhan'. The film's trailer was recently dropped by the makers and it revolves around the relationship between a brother and his four younger sisters and his struggles to get them married off. The film will clash with Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor's film 'Laal Singh Chaddha', which is also releasing on August 11. Akshay will also be seen in the films, Selfiee, Oh My God 2, Hera Pheri 3 and Ram Setu.