Actor Emraan Hashmi and Akshay Kumar starrer Selfiee trailer is out and within hours of its release, the trailer has amassed 2 million hits.
Selfiee is an official Hindi remake of the 2019 Malayalam-language comedy drama of Driving License has Hashmi reprising the role of a motor inspector Omprakash Agarwal who’s tryst with his favourite superstar actor Vijay (Akshay Kumar) leads to a series of misunderstandings and complicated events.
Actor Akshay Kumar dropped the trailer on his social media, he tweeted, “Iss kahaani ka villain toh pata nahi par hero #Selfiee hai! Watch #SelfieeTrailer now. #Selfiee releasing only in cinemas on 24th Feb”
Helmed by Raj Mehta, and also starring Nushrratt Bharuccha and Diana Penty, the trailer, which opens with Kumar’s character walking away from a car explosion sequence on the sets of his film, features a voiceover by Hashmi explaining how it is a dream for him and his family to take a selfie with the country’s biggest star.
As the trailer unfolds one cannot help but notice that even though Hashmi plays a simple government officer he lights up the screen with his presence and efforts to be as natural as possible.
The screenplay and dialogues are written by Rishhabh Sharrma, and the film is produced by Hiroo Yash Johar, Aruna Bhatia, Supriya Menon, Karan Johar, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Apoorva Mehta and Listin Stephen.
The trailer also comes loaded with Main Khiladi Tu Anari reprised song, the film opens at cinemas on February 24.