Ali Fazal confirms he is not a part of 'Fukrey 3' due to scheduling conflict with 'Mirzapur 3', says 'Zafar bhai ko kabhi kabhi Guddu bhaiya bhi banna padhta hai'


Finally, after a long wait, the 3rd installment of Excel Entertainment's most successful and most anticipated comedy franchise of Bollywood Fukrey is all set for its release on the auspicious occasion of  Krishna Janmashtami dated, 7th September 2023. As the film in itself carries a legacy of laughter and giggles, it is very apt to say that Fukrey 3 will surely set new bars for its ever-growing craze among the audience. Fukrey 3 stars Pulkit Samrat, Varun Sharma, Richa Chadha, Manjot Singh, and Pankaj Tripathi. The film is directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba and produced under Ritesh Sidhwani & Farhan Akhtar’s Excel Entertainment. Recently, two new posters of the film were released and while fans were happy to finally have a release date, a few were left heartbroken to notice that Ali Fazal, who played Zafar in the film, is not in the posters. 

Now, Ali has shared a statement on why he is not a part of Fukrey 3. The actor shared a statement saying, "So Zafar aayega ya nahi? Sab yahi puch rahe hain baar baar.sorry saathiyon, iss baari nahi! Zafar bhai ko kabhi kabhi Guddu bhaiya bhi banna padhta hai. Aur do universes overlap ho jaate hain kabhi kabhi. Once a fukra always a fukra so i am around.  . . But I won’t be coming on screen for the third outing of the Fukras, Bholi and Panditji! I would have wanted to be part of it but time and schedules didn’t allow me to.  I will be back in the future at some juncture, maybe sooner than you expect. Zafar will be back after a small detour to entertain you guys!"

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Ever since the release of its First installment in 2013, Fukrey has always garnered immense love from the masses and has just gone on to achieve great heights with its succeeding parts which made it one of the franchises that have been made by the people. While the Franchise has made its place among the youngsters especially, Delhi connect that the film carried along has always been the soul of the film that has garnered immense love from the masses.

The film has paved an incredible journey so far that gave the audience some of the most loved and iconic on-screen characters like Choocha, Pandit Ji, Bholi Punjaban, etc, who are all set to come back on the screen in Fukrey 3.