Contentious Film ‘OMG 2’ Faces Strong Opposition from CBFC, Release Delayed

‘OMG 2’ Faces Strong Opposition from CBFC:Once bitten and twice shy.” this proverb applies accordingly to the censor board. Following the controversy surrounding the film ‘Adipurush,’ the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has turned its attention toward Akshay Kumar’s upcoming movie ‘OMG 2.’

With its release slated for August 11, the film has been sent to the Revision Committee by the CBFC due to concerns raised during the initial screening. Media reports suggest that the film’s makers are facing challenges with the CBFC, leading to the involvement of the revision committee.

The movie’s fate now rests on the approval received from this committee, which will determine whether it gets the green signal for release.

OMG 2: Concerns Over Teaser Scene

In the teaser video of ‘OMG 2’ shared by Akshay Kumar on July 11, there is a scene depicting him in the divine avatar of Lord Shiva sitting on a railway track, with water spraying on him from a yard pipeline.

Reports indicate that the censor board has raised concerns regarding this scene, fearing that people may misinterpret it as the showering of dirty water on Mahadev, potentially hurting religious sentiments.

CBFC’s Stance on ‘OMG 2’

The CBFC, considering the backlash faced by ‘Adipurush’ due to controversial dialogues, has reportedly refused to certify ‘OMG 2.’

According to a report from ‘Aaj Tak,’ the CBFC is on high alert and aims to avoid repeating the situation that led to hurt sentiments during the screening of ‘Adipurush.’ Consequently, the film has been sent to the revision committee for further evaluation, which will play a crucial role in determining the film’s fate.

The Cast of ‘OMG 2’

The film features a talented cast, including Yami Gautam, who portrays the role of a lawyer, and Pankaj Tripathi in the lead role. Directed by Amit Rai, ‘OMG 2’ is a sequel to the successful film ‘OMG: Oh My God!,’ which starred Paresh Rawal and Akshay Kumar.

'OMG 2' Faces Strong Opposition from CBFC
‘OMG 2’ Faces Strong Opposition from CBFC

In the first installment, Akshay portrayed the character of Lord Krishna, while in this sequel, he embodies the role of Lord Shankar (Shiva). The film is expected to face stiff competition from Sunny Deol’s upcoming sequel, ‘Gadar 2,’ creating a significant clash at the Bollywood box office.


As the certification of ‘OMG 2’ hangs in the balance, fans of Akshay Kumar eagerly await further updates regarding the film’s release. The CBFC’s decision will determine whether the film can overcome the current obstacles and make its way to the silver screen or if it will face further delays and modifications to comply with the board’s requirements.

As the revision committee evaluates the film in the coming days, more clarity will emerge regarding its fate and whether the objections raised by the censor board can be addressed to ensure a smooth release for ‘OMG 2.’

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