Shocking Reunion Alert: Akshay Kumar and Raveena Tandon Set to Ignite the Screen in ‘Welcome 3: Jungle Fever’ After 29 Years Apart! All the Deets Here

Actors Akshay Kumar and Raveena Tandon have a shared history that dates back to their collaboration on the film “Mohra” in 1994. Their captivating on-screen chemistry left a lasting impression on moviegoers, and their working relationship extended off-screen as well, resulting in a romantic involvement following the movie’s release.

Despite reportedly being engaged for a period, their engagement eventually came to an end, and both moved on to form relationships with other partners.

In the present day, Akshay and Raveena maintain a friendly rapport, even though they haven’t appeared together in a film for almost three decades. Recent reports suggest a potential reunion for the former couple. According to sources in the media, Akshay and Raveena are in discussions to collaborate on the highly anticipated movie “Welcome 3,” which bears the subtitle “Welcome To The Jungle,” as reported by Filmfare magazine.

The original film, “Welcome,” released in 2007, has gained a cult following over time and has embedded itself in popular culture, with its memes continuing to circulate even 15 years after its initial release. Notably, Akshay Kumar played a leading role in the comedy-crime film, alongside Anil Kapoor and Nana Patekar, who portrayed the iconic characters Majnu Bhai and Uday Bhai.

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Akshay Kumar Raveena Tandon Welcome 3 Reunion


In 2015, a sequel titled “Welcome Back” was introduced, with John Abraham taking over the lead role from Akshay Kumar. Anil Kapoor and Nana Patekar reprised their well-known roles. However, the sequel fell short of recapturing the charm of its predecessor and received unfavorable reviews from audiences and critics alike.

Looking ahead nine years, “Welcome 3,” officially subtitled “Welcome To The Jungle,” is scheduled for release on Christmas 2024. Akshay Kumar is set to reprise his role in the franchise, while Sanjay Dutt and Arshad Warsi are taking on the roles of Uday Bhai and Majnu Bhai respectively. This comes as Anil Kapoor and Nana Patekar declined participation in the third installment.

Reportedly, Anil demanded a fee of Rs 18 crore for his involvement, leading to his replacement. In addition to Akshay Kumar, Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, and Paresh Rawal, Suniel Shetty will also join the ensemble cast, portraying the character Awara Paagal Deewana.Yeda Anna, according to a report by Bollywood Hungama.