Since the producers made the formal announcement that “Housefull 5” will be the fifth installment, fans have been anxiously awaiting news. The movie, which also stars Riteish Deshmukh and Akshay Kumar, is scheduled for release around Diwali in 2024. In the UK, it will be filmed.
Sharing what fans can expect from the shoot, producer Sajid Nadiadwala said in a statement, “My journey in the film world has always been about giving the best movie experience to our audience. We’ve built strong relationships with the UK and Saudi Arabia, making these places feel like a second home for our movie shoots. Our commitment to entertain our viewers remains strong, and our upcoming movies promise to make the audience laugh with ‘Housefull 5,’ inspire with ‘Chandu Champion,’ and captivate with ‘Baaghi 4.'”
Akshay Kumar’s #Housefull5 is official now. The film will be shot extensively in UK with a budget of ₹375 crores.
Diwali 2024 release. pic.twitter.com/AerpwMKT8u
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The cast of “Housefull’s first installment included Akshay, Riteish, Lara Dutta, Deepika Padukone, Arjun Rampal, and Boman Irani. It was initially released in the year 2010.
‘Housefull 2’ was released in 2012 and included a star ensemble of Akshay, Ritiesh, John Abraham, Shreyas Talpade, Jacqueline Fernandez, Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, Mithun Chakraborty, and Asin. The sequel was also a huge success.
Director Sajid Khan oversaw the direction of both portions. In the third installment of the movie, Sajid was replaced by the directing team of Farhad and Sajid Samji. The movie came out in 2016. The fourth installment of the franchise, a comedy about rebirth, was directed by Farhad Samji.