Akshay Kumar who is enjoying the success of his latest release Rustom is also dealing with the film Jolly LLB 2. Currently, he lauded the new film policy of the Uttar Pradesh government and was quoted saying that now more facilities to shoot films and the welcoming attitude of the state government are drawing the producers and directors of the film to shoot in that state.
Jolly LLb 2 is being shot at the location of Chattar Manzil, Akshay was reported telling the Film Bandhu that he is overwhelmed by the co-operation and the help given by state government.
The Chairman of the Film Bandhu, Navneet Sehgal told that the state had prepared a new film policy on the directives of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and it has been successful since the day it was rolled out. As there are many films being shot in the state the goodwill index of Uttar Pradesh has gone up under the present dispensation.
He was also reported saying that the state has beautiful locals to shoot the film including places of historical, religious and natural significance. More than four dozen requests for shooting in Uttar Pradesh have been received by the Film Bandhu and were being processed.
The film Jolly LLB 2 is sequel to an earlier film which starred Arshad Warsi and was set in western Uttar Pradesh. Along with Akshay Kumar, the film also has Huma Qureshi and Annu Kapoor.