Toilet: Ek Prem Katha actor Akshay Kumar is all set to spread his magic on television screen once again. The actor who has marked his presence in various reality shows like Fear Factor, Master Chef, etc is making his comeback with The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. Meanwhile, for celebrity photographer and dear friend Daboo Ratnani, Akshay is one of the best comedic actors India has.
Akshay will be seen as the Super Judge on the upcoming reality show, The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. Ratnani will be seen on the set during the shooting of one of the episodes capturing the moods, spirit and portraits of the contestants, mentors and Akshay."I am delighted to be a part of a Star TV show. I am also extremely excited because it is with my dear friend Akshay Kumar. I think he is one of the best comedic actors India has, his sense of comic timing is impeccable," Ratnani, also known for coming out with annual calendars that feature popular Bollywood faces, said in a statement. "We go a long way back and he is like my family. He has a commendable understanding of photography. Our all shoots together since the last two decades have been unique and exemplary. He's a delight to work with every single time and is a very warm person at heart," he added.
Akshay who once used to do only high-octane action movies won everyone's hearts with comedy flicks like Hera Pheri, Garam Masala and Housefull. The actor recently shared the promo of the show on his Instagram page where we can see pregnant Akshay Kumar. The fifth season of The Great Indian Laughter Challenge also has three mentors- Zakir Khan, Mallika Dua and Hussain Dalal. It has been learnt that Akshay has asked all the three mentors to undergo workshops.
(With IANS inputs)