Jacqueline Fernandez not to feature in ‘Kick 2’, eyes new inning in Hollywood

Mumbai: Producer Sajid Nadiadwala announced that he will be making Kick 2 and Salman Khan will once again star in it.

While there were speculations about who will star opposite him in the film, Jacqueline Fernandez stated in her interviews that she will continue to be part of the franchise. However, there are various reports suggesting that she may not feature in the sequel.

A source says, “The female lead in the film is yet to finalised, the makers have kept a few options. But post Race 3‘s average performance, Salman and others were skeptical about his pairing with Jacqueline. So they are keen to have some other actress on board.”

The makers are still working on the pre production of the film and are yet to finalise the cast. In fact, the film may not go on floor soon and its release date (Christmas 2019), might be pushed ahead. Rumour had it that all is not well between Salman and Jacqueline post Race 3‘s failure but the actress spotted attending all his private parties.

On the work front, Jacqueline will be next seen in Drive with Sushant Singh Rajput, but her film Kirik Party with Kartik Aryan is said to be shelved. She is now reportedly willing to start her new inning in Hollywood.