Akshay, Riteish, Abhishek in London for 40-day shooting schedule


The third instalment of comedy franchise ‘Houseful 3’ which started its filming process a couple of weeks ago has begun its London leg of shooting. The cast and crew of the film will be in London for a 40-day schedule.

Housefull 3’ stars Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh, who have appeared in the previous two films of the series, while Abhishek Bachchan joins them for the third one.

The female cast include Jacqueline Fernandez, Nargis Fakhri and Lisa Haydon.

“Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh are flying together to UK from Mumbai. It’s a 40-day schedule and the cast will fly in and out,” a leading daily quoted a source as saying.

The source also revealed, “Jacqueline Fernandez, Nargis Fakhri and Lisa Haydon will be locked in the house with the boys starting Monday.”

Earlier on August 16, Riteish took to Twitter to announce the beginning of ‘Houseful 3’. “And the Madness begins #HouseFull3,” the 36-year-old actor posted.  

While the earlier two films of the ‘Houseful’ series were directed by Sajid Khan, the third one will be written and directed by Sajid-Farhad. They were also the writers of the previous films. The duo had directed Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Entertainment’ in 2014.

‘Houseful 3’ is being produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and is slated to release in June 2016.