Ajay Devgn has become this cash machine for all the slapstick comedy franchises; courtesy, Golmaal series. After making this Rohit Shetty series a hit, he has joined another one, the Dhamaal franchise. The team has done wrapped up shooting for the third film in the franchise, ‘Total Dhamaal’ and have revealed the first look of the film recently.
Fox Studios, Ajay Devgn and Anil Kapoor took to Twitter to share the first look and the one thing that it has got people excited for is Crystal. Now, Crystal is a popular Hollywood animal actress who has made appearances in movies like Hangover 2, George of the Jungle and many others. She is the Capuchin Monkey who got most popular for her role in Hangover 2 among the bunch of crazy roles that she has done. And now, she is all set to make her Bollywood debut alongside the Total Dhamaal cast. Here’s what Fox Star India shared on Twitter, welcoming the monkey in Bollywood:
After starring in Hangover 2, George of the Jungle and Night at the Museum, she is set to make her Bollywood debut with Total Dhamaal! Watch out for Crystal!🐒😉 #TotalDhamaal trailer releasing soon! @ajaydevgn @ADFFilms @Indra_kumar_9 pic.twitter.com/4VRuv9h4VU
— Fox Star Hindi (@foxstarhindi) January 14, 2019
“After starring in Hangover 2, George of the Jungle and Night at the Museum, she is set to make her Bollywood debut with Total Dhamaal! Watch out for Crystal!🐒😉 #TotalDhamaal trailer releasing soon!
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“Say Hi to Hollywood’s head turner Crystal, debuting soon in Bollywood in #TotalDhamaal. Trailer out soon!”
Anil Kapoor tweeted the same image with the caption:
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) January 14, 2019
The star of the movie seems to be Crystal as she is the one hogging all the limelight. May be that is how the team wanted to market the film and cash in on the monkey’s popularity. No official trailer release date has been revealed yet, just that it will release soon. The movie is directed by Indra Kumar, director of movies like the Masti and Dhamaal Series and will reportedly also helm this year’s Hera Pheri 3.
Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit Nene will be sharing screen space after 19 years in this movie. They’ve been a hit Jodi of the late 80s and the early 90s with movies like Beta, Ram Lakhan, Pukar, Tezaab in their kitty.
Sonakshi Sinha has also shot for a song in the film named ‘Mugda’ which is a remake of a 1971 song with the same name from Inkar featuring Helen. While talking to Mumbai Mirror about the song, Sonakshi said,
“It has the potential of becoming a chartbuster again. The makers are shooting it on a lavish scale, making everything larger than life. I am super excited about it.”
Where all of us are busy with our 9 to 5 jobs, this monkey has made it to Bollywood like a queen to star with Anil Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Riteish Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi, Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Esha Gupta, Javed Jaffrey, Boman Irani, Sanjay Mishra, Mahesh Manjrekar and Johnny Lever.
The movie is a sequel to the 2011 film Double Dhamaal and was earlier scheduled to release in December 2018 but now, it will hit the theatres on February 22, 2019.