Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Khiladi’ completes 29 years, Abbas-Mustan reminisces | The film made Akshay Kumar overnight as star, ‘Khiladi’ won the title
New Delhi: Filmmaker duo Abbas and Mustan have shared a picture with Akshay Kumar behind the scenes of a suspense thriller on the 29th anniversary of their film ‘Khiladi’. The picture shows young Akshay Kumar Abbas and Mastan smiling in front of the camera. Looks like this picture was clicked at a party around the release of the movie.
The film completed 29 years of release
The director duo reached out to Instagram and captioned the picture on their verified Twitter account today (Saturday) as the 29-year-old player. The first hit of our career. It’s as if the memories of yesterday are still so vivid in our minds. While remembering the entire team of this movie on this very special day.
He also tagged cinematographer Thomas Xavier and producer Venus, as well as Akshay, Ayesha Julka, Johnny Lever, Deepak Tejori and Sabiha, as well as musician duo Jatin-Lalit, who composed the superhit music for the successful film.
Akshay came to be known as Khiladi Kumar
Khiladi, released in 1992, was Akshay’s third release and was his first big hit. The film showcased Akshay’s stardom as an action hero. Due to this film, he was recognized as Mr. Khiladi or Khiladi Kumar of Bollywood and only after that he got the iron of his acting in many other hit films under Khiladi series.
Also came in this movie
This was his second release for Khiladi Abbas-Mustan. After this film he gave hits like Baazigar, Sainik, Hamraj, Chori Chori Chupke Chupke, Aitaraz, Race and Race 2. Akshay and Abbas-Mustan had worked together in ‘Ajnabi’ (2001) and ‘Etraaz’ (2004) after ‘Khiladi’.
Today marks #29YearsofKhiladi. The first hit of our career. Feels like yesterday with its memories still so vivid in our minds. Remembering the entire team of this very special movie on this very special day. @akshaykumar @iamjohnylever #venus pic.twitter.com/Ehub8x2MXz
— Abbas Mustan (@theabbasmustan) June 5, 2021