"Murder 3" is made under the banner Vishesh Films, co-owned by Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt.

Jacqueline Fernandez

"I really hope it does well. 'Murder 2' actually started my career in many ways. For me, it's a very important brand, a very important franchise," the 27-year-old said here Sunday at the Hello Classic Derby Race.

"I really hope for everyone, for Vishesh Films, for Bhatts. They were such amazing people to work with and I really hope that 'Murder 3' does well," she added.

While Emraan Hashmi and Jacqueline-starrer "Murder 2" was directed by Mohit Suri, while Vishesh Bhatt has helmed the sequel.

It stars Randeep Hooda, Aditi Rao Hydari and Sara Loren and hits theatres Feb 15.