Akshay Kumar on Wednesday, announced that the trailer launch of his film ‘OMG 2’ has been postponed to Thursday, August 3, as a mark of respect to late Bollywood art director Nitin Desai.
Reacting to the shocking news of Desai’s death by suicide, Akshay took to his social media handles to say, “Unbelievably sad to know about the demise of Nitin Desai. He was a stalwart in production design and such a big part of our cinema fraternity. He worked on so many of my films… this is a huge loss.”
Announcing the team’s decision to cancel the trailer launch event that was scheduled to take place today, he added, “Out of resect, we are not releasing the OMG 2 trailer today. Will launch it tomorrow at 11 am. Om Shanti”.
Helmed by Amit Rai, the film also stars Pankaj Tripathi and Yami Gautam in the lead roles. It will face a clash with Sunny Deol’s action drama ‘Gadar 2: The Katha Continues’ on August 11th.
The film is produced by Cape of Good Films, Cape of Good Films, Viacom18 Studios and Wakaoo Films. The cinematography of the film is done by Amalendu Chaudhary.