Khiladi of Bollywood Akshay Kumar says he and superstar Salman Khan couldn't work on Kesari together but nevertheless, he is working on the film with Karan Johar.
Kesari is scheduled to release on Holi 2019
At the launch of PVR Icon with Kamal Gianchandani, CEO, PVR Pictures, Akshay spoke to media about Salman Khan backing out of the project.
Apparently, Salman had teamed up with Akshay for a project in which the latter was to play the hero. Salman was to co-produce it with Karan. "Yes, we couldn't do it. I am making the film with Karan Johar and that's it." he said.
Talking about the progress of Kesari, he said, "The title has been finalised as ‘Kesari'. I will start working on the film in January. We will be continuously shooting for it after the release of Padman."
The film, is based on Battle of Saragarhi and will be the first time that Akshay Kumar has collaborated with Karan Johar.