Just a few days back, there was news that Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif would be recreating the iconic rain song, ‘Tip Tip Barsa Paani’ for Rohit Shetty’s cop film ‘Sooryavanshi‘. The original version of the track appeared in 1994 Bollywood Movie ‘Mohra’ and featured both Akshay Kumar and Raveena Tandon dancing in the rain.
Akshay and Katrina have already begun shooting for the recreated version, and Kat has been sharing glimpses of her ‘Towel diaries’ from the sets non-stop. When Raveena, the original ‘Tip Tip Barsa’ girl was asked how she felt about the song being recreated. This was her response to Spotboye:
“Sounds Superb, I love new remixes.”
Akshay would have not felt great if in the recreated version he was replaced by some other actor. He confessed it himself on Twitter,
“I would’ve definitely been disappointed if any other actor would’ve recreated Tip Tip Barsa Paani ,a song which has been synonymous with me & my career & I can’t thank Ratan Jain ji enough. At times like these you realize,we may have come a long way but we also go back a long way.”
The man who made it all possible (Recreating ‘Tip Tip Barsa Paani’ after a Long 25 year Haul i.e. Quarter Of A Century) Film’s director: Rohit Shetty. He could be seen sharing the frame with Kat in a pic posted by her on social media and she captioned it with words,
“The man , the magic, the MOVIES 🎥 @itsrohitshetty.. #sooryavanshi #nightshoots #towelseries.”
Meanwhile, when it comes to the movie’s plot, Akshay Kumar plays the role of ATS (Anti-Terrorism Squad) chief Veer Sooryavanshi while Katrina plays his romantic interest. The film will make a silver screen debut on March 27, 2020.