Earlier it was reported that Akshya kumar is going to play 5 different characters in Omung kumar’s upcoming film. However, it is now reported that Akshay was never a part of the film.The movie named “Five” is a psychological thriller which was expected to go on the floors in March next year.
However, even though the actor and director had extensive discussions about the project, Akshay could not accomodate dates for the film. He is at present budy shooting for his next film, a sequel to 'Jolly LLB'. His other projects immediately after that are 'Crack' and 'Toilet: Ek Prem katha ' which sees his schedule packed for next year too.
“It’s true that Akshay and Omung had discussed the project at length, but he isn’t able to give the dates that Omung needs,”said the sources. “So, in 2017, Akshay’s schedule is packed for almost the entire year,” the source further added.
When a contacted Akshay Kumar, he confirmed the news, saying, “I am not doing “Five”. I had dates issues.” Apparently, Omung is now going ahead with the film with a new cast.
As far as the casting of the film is concerned, we’ll wait for Omung Kumar to make an announcement soon, we however can make it easy for him to select the actors who can pull off multiple roles in a film.