Much awaited movie Jolly LLB 2 has launched its new poster featuring Akshay Kumar riding a scooter and the tag line says state vs Jolly LLB 2, this is the first time Akshay Kumar is playing a lawyer in a film.
Jolly LLB 2 is the sequel of Jolly LLB which was the hit in 2013 and gave Saurabh Shukla National award for supporting role. The original film, directed by Subhash Kapoor, starred Arshad Warsi as an inept lawyer who grows a conscience and fights a corrupt, big-shot lawyer played by Boman Irani on a high profile case.
The sequel however sees only the return of Saurabh Shukla from the first film cast, Jolly LLB 2 will release next year on February 10 , Akshay Kumar in the lead role while the antagonist will be played by National Award-winning actor Annu Kapoor.
However, Arshad is making a cameo in the film and will be reprising his character Jolly.
Jolly LLB 2 is written and directed by Subhash Kapoor. The movie also stars Huma Qureshi and Saurabh Shukla in key role.