A sequel to the 2012 movie OMG - Oh My God!, it will see Akshay Kumar reprise his role as Lord Krishna
It is reported that the sequel to Akshay Kumar’s 2012 hit movie, OMG - Oh My God! has gone on floors. The news of a sequel broke some time back, and yesterday’s news came as a pleasant surprise to the fans. There is also some update on what the film is going to be about.
According to Bollywood Hungama, the story of the movie revolves around the Indian education system. A well-placed industry expert told Bollywood Hungama, “While the first film was based on religion, Oh My God 2 will be based on the Indian education system. Pankaj Tripathi will be seen playing the protagonist while Akshay Kumar will return in his previous role as Lord Krishna.”
The source also said that the story is written in such a way that the main plot and Akshay’s character as Krishna complement each other. The film reportedly also talks about issues such as exam pressure and college admissions.
The shooting for the comedy started yesterday in Mumbai and Pankaj Tripathi also joined the sets. The actor will be starring in the movie alongside Akshay Kumar, who will be reprising his role as Lord Krishna. Yami Gautham is roped in to play the female lead in the movie.
OMG - Oh My God! released in 2012 and was directed by Umesh Shukla. The film featured Paresh Rawal in the leading role and Mithun Chakraborty, Om Puri, Govind Namdeo, Poonam Jhawer, Puja Gupta and Mahesh Manjrekar in supporting roles.