Aanand L Rai opens up on casting Ayushmann Khurrana in An Action Hero!

14th Nov, 2022

Ayushmann Khurrana is finally set to start his career as an action hero from film An Action Hero. The National Award-winning actor Ayushmann Khurrana is playing the titular character in the movie, which is jointly produced by Aanand L Rai, T Series, and Bhushan Kumar. In a latest media chat, the producer and leading man Aanand L Rai opened up about An Action Hero, and spilled beans on the casting of the project. 

In a recent media interaction, filmmaker Aanand L Rai talked about casting Ayushmann Khurrana as the titular character in An Action Hero. As per the the filmmaker, the National award-winning actor is always their first choice for any film that has a twist. "Ayushmann is our first choice for any twisted story. This is an action film with a twist and Ayushmann has come on board due to the twist," revealed the producer, thus also confirming that An Action Hero is not just a conventional Bollywood action film.

Ayushmann Khurrana about working with Jaideep Ahlawat in An Action Hero

The Doctor G actor opened up about working with Jaideep Ahlawat in An Action Hero. For the information, Jaideep is apparently playing the lead antagonist in the much-awaited film. Talking about his association with the Gangs of Wasseypur actor, Ayushmann reevaled, "I always feel, the cast needs to be good. Batman needs a joker for the right balance. I think it's always a team effort and a collaboration. I am a huge fan of Jaideep Ahlawat, ever since I watched Paatal Lok. I am glad, I for a chance to work with him. He has a parallel lead in the film."

An Action Hero is scheduled to hit the theatres on December 2, 2022.