Sajid Nadiadwala: ‘Kick 2’ Will Wait for the Right Time for Release
Fans of Bollywood superstar Salman Khan have been eagerly awaiting the highly anticipated sequel to the 2014 blockbuster film “Kick.” Their excitement has been reignited as producer Sajid Nadiadwala recently revealed that the script for “Kick 2” is now completely written. However, Nadiadwala emphasized that the film’s production will be delayed until a more opportune time when the “consumption of cinema is back in fashion.”
When “Kick” was released in 2014, it not only showcased Salman Khan’s charismatic on-screen presence but also served as the directorial debut of Sajid Nadiadwala. The film introduced a fresh and entertaining blend of action, comedy, and drama, captivating audiences nationwide. Now, with the script for “Kick 2” ready, fans are eagerly anticipating the return of their favorite characters in a bigger and more spectacular sequel.
Nadiadwala, who considers the “Kick” franchise his favorite intellectual property, has been overwhelmed by the positive response from both fans and the film industry whenever he discusses the highly anticipated sequel. While the script is complete, Nadiadwala emphasized that they are aiming for a grander scale and a more favorable time for the film’s release, as it deserves nothing less than a spectacular cinematic experience.
Excitement Builds as Salman Khan Reads Script for ‘Kick 2‘
The decision to delay the production of “Kick 2” until the revival of the film industry comes as no surprise, given the ongoing impact of the global pandemic on the entertainment world. As cinemas gradually reopen and audiences regain their confidence in returning to theaters, Nadiadwala believes it is essential to wait for the perfect time to ensure that “Kick 2” receives the grand reception it deserves.
As fans eagerly await the return of Salman Khan‘s electrifying character in “Kick 2,” the superstar has been keeping busy with other exciting projects, including his upcoming film “Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan.” With the third installment of the successful spy franchise “Tiger” also in the works, Salman Khan continues to captivate audiences with his versatility and larger-than-life performances on the silver screen.
Salman Khan’s fans have been eagerly awaiting the sequel to his 2014 blockbuster film “Kick,” and it seems that their patience will soon be rewarded. Producer Sajid Nadiadwala recently revealed that the script for “Kick 2” is ready and Salman Khan has read it as well. However, the film will only go into production when the “consumption of cinema is back in fashion.”
Bigger and Better: ‘Kick 2’ Promises Grandeur and Spectacle
“Kick” marked Sajid Nadiadwala’s directorial debut and not only showcased Salman Khan’s star power but also introduced talented actors Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Randeep Hooda in prominent roles. The film, which also starred Jacqueline Fernandez, was a massive success, earning ₹200 crore at the box office.
Speaking about “Kick 2,” Sajid Nadiadwala expressed his enthusiasm for the project, calling it his “favorite IP.” He mentioned that every time he talks about the sequel, he receives an overwhelming response from the audience and the film industry. The script for “Kick 2” is already complete, but Nadiadwala believes that the film deserves a bigger scale and a better time for its release.
“We need to have cinema consumption back in fashion for us to make Kick. Once we are back to normal, I will be ready to take Kick 2 on floors,” said Nadiadwala. He also mentioned that Salman Khan has also shown interest in the project and now they are waiting for the excitement of the audience to return before planning the release of “Kick 2.”
While fans eagerly await the release of “Kick 2,” Salman Khan has been busy with other projects. His most recent film, “Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan,” featured a star-studded cast, including Pooja Hegde, Venkatesh, Jassi Gill, Jagapati Babu, and more. The film also marked the Bollywood debut of Shehnaaz Gill and Palak Tiwari.
Looking ahead, Salman Khan is set to return as the Indian spy in the third installment of his successful franchise, tentatively titled “Tiger 3.” The film will once again feature Katrina Kaif, who has previously portrayed a spy in “Ek Tha Tiger” and “Tiger Zinda Hai.” Additionally, Emraan Hashmi will join the franchise as the antagonist, while reports suggest that Shah Rukh Khan will make a special appearance in the film. “Tiger 3” is expected to hit theaters this Diwali.
Apart from “Tiger 3,” Salman Khan also has “Tiger Vs Pathaan” in the pipeline, which promises to be another thrilling project for his fans. As for “Kick 2,” audiences can anticipate an even grander and more exciting experience when the film finally hits the screens, once the conditions are favorable for its release.