The number 786's charm for Akshay

Published: 16 November, 2012 08:57 IST | Kunal M Shah |

Akshay Kumar had 786 on the car number plate while shooting for his film in Dubai

Akshay Kumar was in Dubai recently for the shoot of his upcoming co-production with Himesh Reshammiya. The actor shot for a song. Incidentally the luxury car that the unit got for the shoot had 786 on the number plate which is also part of the film’s title.

Akshay Kumar

A source informs, “The film’s creative producer Rakesh Upadhaya had made all the arrangements for the shooting. He had booked the car from a local dealer and when the car came on the sets everyone was surprised as the number was 786!”

Adds the source, “Akshay was extremely thrilled and thought that it was a blessing in disguise for the film.” David Zennie from the US directed the song while the DOP Joseph Hindy is a Lebanese. It was shot in Margham, near Dubai and in Hatta, Oman. The song is choreographed by Piyush Panchal. 

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