Akshay Kumar starrer Houseful 4 is the fourth installment of Housefull franchise.
It is one of the most successful comedy series of Bollywood under the
production of Sajid Nadiadwala.
The news of Housefull 4 coming up had officially been announced long back.
The movie shooting had started as well but seems like this movie is getting
stuck under controversies, one after another. It got majorly affected by
#MeToo movement. In this article, we will sum up everything happening
around Housefull 4. Take a look and find out.
Confirmation: The makers of the movie have announced the next installment
of Housefull on the official Twitter page of Housefull series. Not only the
confirmation, but they have also revealed the storyline of the movie. Sajid
Khan was supposed to direct Housefull 4 again after Housefull 2. The movie
had started rolling a few months back.
Controversies: Recently #MeToo movement had exposed many actors,
directors and producers within few days. There have been some disclosures
which were very shocking. The most shocking one was allegations of sexual
harassment against director Sajid Khan and Nana Patekar. Housefull 4 was
rolling under the direction of Sajid Khan and Nana Patekar was playing the
character of a ghazal singer. He had shot a few scenes in the movie already.
After all these allegations, Sajid Khan had to resign from the directorial post
until the truth comes out. Nana Patekar had to step down from the movie as
Meanwhile, one more incident happened on the sets of Housefull 4. During the
shooting, few people tried molesting female dancers. On the advice of Akshay
Kumar, the victims have filed a complaint against the offenders.
Seeing all this, Akshay Kumar has cancelled the shooting of Housefull 4.
Akshay Kumar took a stand supporting #MeToo wave. He tweeted that he does
not want to work with any proven offender. He said it is very disturbing and he
has asked producers to cancel the shoot until further investigation.
Star-cast: Housefull 4, like all the previous installments, is a multi starrer
movie. Besides Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh, Bobby Deol is in the lead role. Boman Irani and Chunkey Pandey are also the part of movie like always.
Kriti Sanon, Kriti kharbanda and Pooja Hegde will be female cast.
Nana Patel was also supposed to play the role of a ghazal singer. Because of
obvious reasons, he stepped down from the movie. Now the producers are
looking for his replacement. As per the sources, Anil Kapoor or Sanjay Dutt
might be the replacement for Nana Patekar.
Story-line: Producers, in the tweet about the official confirmation of Housefull
4, had stated that the movie will be in horror-comedy genre. The subject of the
movie is reincarnation.
Release Date: As per the official tweet, it is supposed to be released in
October 2019 on the occasion of Diwali. But recently the shoot got cancelled
because of all the controversies. So, the release date might be affected and
Amidst all the controversies, fans are eagerly waiting for the movie. All the
rumors and controversies surrounding Housefull 4 are indirectly increasing
craze in the audience. Let’s see what this fourth roller-coaster ride has in store
for the audience.