Last year Akshay Kumar had announced his next film with Neeraj Pandey. Titled as Crack, the film was announced to release on Independence Day 2017.
However, the delay in the commencement of the shooting has led to speculations of the movie being shelved. Also, Shahrukh Khan had announced his next film with Imtiaz Ali to release on 11 August 2017.
The director has been caught up with his next production, 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' which also stars Akshay. As a result, Akshay Kumar fans also started trending Crack is shelved on Twitter anticipating a reply from the team
Dismissing all speculations, Akshay Kumar has taken to social media in support of Neeraj Pandey and has tweeted, "Friends, please don't believe everything you hear in the media. Film-making is an art & sometimes takes longer than expected! #CRACKWILLHAPPEN."
Friends, pls don't believe everything you hear in the media. Film-making is an art & sometimes takes longer than expected! #CRACKWILLHAPPEN
There are reports that Crack will release in 2018.