Title: Jolly LLB 2
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Annu Kapoor, Huma Qureshi, Saurabh Shukla
Director: Subhash Kapoor
Duration: 2 hours 19 minutes
‘Tis a Jolly good day for the box office, as the Akshay Kumar-starrer Jolly LLB 2 has hit screens. This film is the sequel to the hit courtroom dramedy Jolly LLB, which was released in 2013 with Arshad Warsi playing the lead. Here is Bayside Journal’s verdict on whether you should watch it or not.
Today’s Case: Will Jolly LLB 2 entertain people or put them to sleep?
Case Background: Jagdishwar Mishra, aka Jolly (Akshay Kumar), is a struggling lawyer who is trying to find his own foothold in the world of law and order. He is married to Pushpa Panday (Huma Qureshi) and has a son. Driven by his own selfish ambitions, he cons a pregnant widow, Hina Siddique (Sayani Gupta), who wants justice for her husband’s death. She commits suicide soon after realising that Jolly has fooled her. This leaves Jolly very guilty, and he decides to fight for justice. In court, he is pitted against Lucknow’s most successful lawyer, Parmod Mathur (Annu Kapoor).
Jolly LLB 2 Defense vs. Anti-Jolly Prosecutor