Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar race for Eid releases!

By HT

Come Eid, and it’s going to be a clash of the titans at the box office.

The Shah Rukh Khan-starrer, Chennai Express, and the Akshay Kumar-Imran Khan starrer, Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Again, are both set to release on August 8. There have already been reports of professional rivalry.

And now it seems like things are getting more intense, with both lead actors — Shah Rukh and Akshay — working overtime to wrap up their films.

“Akshay and the unit (of Once Upon…) have been shooting at nights. They’ve also been dubbing throughout the day to make up for lost time. This way, once the shoot is finished, the film can straightaway go into post-production,” reveals a source close to Akshay.

Meanwhile, an insider from the CE unit says, “The team has just wr