Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez who is currently shooting for Race 3 got injured while shooting for a high-intensity action sequence. She suffered an eye injury while shooting in Abu Dhabi. According to reports reaching here, she was immediately rushed to the hospital owing to the sensitivity of the body part. After receiving primary treatment at the hospital, she was discharged.
Jacqueline returned to the sets soon after her visit to the hospital to continue her scheduled scene.
Producer Ramesh Taurani confirmed the news and told IANS, "Yes, it was a minor injury. Jacqueline is hurt above the eye while playing squash. She is better now and has resumed shooting."
Jacqueline has been shooting for action sequences in Abu Dhabi since the last week, the scenes demand the actress to perform a stylized action and Mix Martial Art techniques involving a lot of kicks and punches. She has been prepping for two hours daily to master her action moves.
The film "Race 3" starring an ensemble cast of Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Saqib Saleem and Daisy Shah. Produced by Salman Khan Films and Ramesh Taurani under the banner of Tips Films; directed by Remo D'souza, "Race 3" will hit theatres on Eid 2018.
On a related note, Jacqueline Fernandez featured in the latest remake of Madhuri Dixit’s iconic song Ek Do Teen for the upcoming movie Baaghi 2. However, the song didn’t resonate well with the makers of Tezaab as well as the choreographer of the original composition Saroj Khan. It also faced flak on the social media for destroying the soul of such an iconic track.