While not much has been announced about the film, Jackky did mention that he is elated to be a part of the project. Jackky Bhagnani took to his Instagram account to announce the remake of the film.
Jackky added a photo of himself sitting with Juno Chopra captioned, “Delighted to announce the remake of #TheBurningTrain in association with my dear friend @junochopra. A classic by Ravi Chopra sir. Hope we do justice to the magic that he created years ago #vashubhagnani @deepshikhadeshmukh @pooja_ent #BRFilms ”
While talking about the film to a news daily, Jackky Bhagnani stated that he grew up watching the film. He further added that he hopes that he can recreate the magic that was created nearly 40 years ago by Ravi Chopra. Jackky Bhagnani stated that the film is a Bollywood classic and added that he is thrilled that he will be working on the film with his friend Juno Chopra. Jackky Bhagnani went on to say that both he and Juno Chopra will give the film their very best.
Directed by Ravi Kapoor, the original The Burning Train starred Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Vinod Khanna, Parveen Babi, Jeetendra and Neetu Singh in key roles. The film revolved around a train named The Super Express that catches fire during its inaugural run between New Delhi to Mumbai.