Mumbai: Jackie Bhagnani has named ‘Hindustan Times Trailblazer Awards 2021’ as the youngest producer to be part of this list. Bhagnani is also the first producer in the world to start and finish a feature film during the epidemic where he is leading the Bollywood race, working with superstars of different generations for his films.
On her social media, Jackie expressed her gratitude for the award, where the producer shared a picture with the award in her hand. He writes, “Thank you @htcity for honoring me with # httrailblazerawards2021. Absolutely grateful for this and I wanna thank the entire team of #Bellbottom and specially @akshaykumar sir without whom achieving this milestone of completing the shoot in the pandemic would have been impossible! #grateful #thankful?
Upon receiving the award, he expressed, “I always wondered when I would get such an honor. I am very excited, I want to thank the entire team of Bell Bottom and thank my father as he was in London at that time There were those present who were handling everything. Thanks to director Ranjith, all the cast and crew and all the more Akshay sir. Had it not been for him I would not have got the strength to shoot it. Especially a small part of the industry. As part, we felt that someone needed to take this bold step. I must say that for the first time I felt that the whole fraternity came together to support us and they were very happy. I always felt that my father was my Role models but now I have two – my father and Akshay sir ”, says Jackie Bhagnani.
Jackie Bhagnangi is currently working with superstar Akshay Kumar for Bell Bottom and with Tiger Shroff for his film franchise ‘Ganpat’. He also worked with Varun Dhawan, which has made him one of the only producers to work with superstars of different generations.
Counting his unique effort during the epidemic, Jackie was the first and youngest producer in Britain to do a full shoot of his film Bell Bottom.