Akshay Instagrammed a selfie on Thursday to share the news with us:
The Rustom star will be seen playing the role of a lawyer in the sequel, which also stars actress Huma Qureshi. The film is slated to release on February 10 next year.
The original 2013 film, directed by Subhash Kapoor, told the story of Jolly, a struggling lawyer, who comes across a hit-and-run case and decides to fight for the victims. It featured Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani in key roles.
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