The self stunt action hero of Bollywood films set his leg on fire while shooting a scene in the song ‘Tung Tung Baje’ for ‘Singh is Bling.’
In the stunt, Akshay Kumar had to hump through a hula hoop set on fire but while doing it his leg caught on fire the emergency squad had to use fire extinguishers to stop the fire.
Bollywood Hungama reported:
A source close from the production team says, “Akshay sir speaks volumes of professionalism. Whenever it comes to doing stunts; he always prefers doing it himself and not using a body double. So while jumping from the fired Hula loop, Akshay sir’s leg caught fire.”
“Immediate actions were taken to put the fire off. Even after the accident, Akshay sir was adamant to perform the stunt again,” added the source.
The film Singh is Bling is all set to release on October 2, 2015.
Watch how Akshay Kumar’s leg catches fire while shooting for a sequence in the song, Tung Tung Baje from Singh Is Bling