Only two days after moving the release date to clash with Imtiaz Ali’s untitled starring Shah Rukh Khan andAnushka Sharma, the Toilet: Ek Prem Katha makers have today unveiled the film’s first poster.
Featuring both Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar, the first look shows the actors in a wedding dress. Giving an appearance of well, a restroom door, the quirky poster officially announces the film’s release on August 11.
Akshay took to his Twitter to launch the poster and wrote, “Pleased to share, @ToiletTheFilm an unusual love story will be with you on 11th Aug, 2017. Tayyar ho jayye Swachch Azaadi ke liye!.”
Following his lead, Bhumi also tweeted, “Our sweet little unusual love story @ToiletTheFilm releases on the 11/08/2017 Can’t wait for you guys to experience it,” along with the first look.
As soon as the actors launched the much-awaited poster, the microblogging site was abuzz with tweets like, “Perfect Title For All The Prem Kathas I Have Had In My Life! #toiletekpremkatha.”
Another user one wrote, “Actor who’s making fab choices is @akshaykumar 1 look at the poster of #toiletekpremkatha n u know it’s a winner in the Indian heartland!.”
Some Twitterarti’s went ahead to even discuss the clash and wrote:
-When it comes to do patriotic role no one can beat Akki and #Tepk Is also a lil bit patriotic movie.. So srkto gayo
-#ToiletEkPremKatha is a Complete safe film… Due to very less Budget… yes @iamsrk film will get a Dent more… Sad but true…
Helmed by Shree Narayan Singh, the flick also stars Sana Khan and Anupam Kher.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) March 30, 2017