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Akshay Kumar Replaces Arshad Warsi In Movie Sequel

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ShareArshad Warsi has opened up about how upset he was when news broke that he had been replaced by Akshay Kumar in the sequel to 2013’s National Award-winning hit Jolly LLB. Jolly LLB 2 recently went on floors with a revised cast wherein not only was Warsi (who received near-unanimous praise for his performance in the prequel) replaced by the Airlift star, but its female lead Amrita Rao too was replaced by Huma Qureshi. In an interview with the news agency IANS published by The Indian Express on Wednesday, Warsi was asked how he felt about the change and his answer is perhaps the reality of many good character actors in Bollywood, an industry driven notoriously by the star-system. Said Warsi, “I was supposed to do Jolly LLB 2, but Fox Star Studios needed a bigger star, so they chose Akshay. It …

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