Sajid Khan, who had helmed Housefull and Housefull 2, is not directing Housefull 3. Well, it was said that he has been replaced by director duo Sajid-Farhad. So, the Humshakals director took to Twitter to clear the air about being replaced and also stated that he regrets not doing Housefull 3.
In his several tweets, he wrote, “Getting a lil fed up of a few misinformed media reports where they write ‘SAJID KHAN is replaced in housefull3’…my dear journo friends. ‘Replaced’is when someone is removed..I said no to the film(a stupid decision) then as my best friend sajid nadiadwala n i were upset with. Each other..but by the time we patched up hf3 was already being directed by farhad sajid..so pls my media friends avoid using the word. Replaced…unless ofcourse u wanna run me down(as is fashionable)…On record…I REGRET HAVING REFUSED HF3.as i missed the fun of shooting. With my friends akshay,riteish,abhishek and of course my bro sajid nadiadwala..i pray hf3 breaks all records so then we can make hf4 togethr. I hope that clears any doubts in the heads of all my media friends…thank you.”
Housefull 3 stars Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan, Riteish Deshmukh, Nargis Fakhri, Jacqueline Fernandez and Lisa Haydon.