Here is some official clarification made by Team Rustom after loads of rumour floating around it. Film shooting started and is on schedule for release on time. Rustom stars Akshay Kumar and Ileana D'Cruz.
Official Statement -
Post the super success of Airlift, Akshay Kumar started shooting for Rustom with Ileana D’cruz. Rustom, produced by Zee Studios, KriArj Entertainment, in association with Plan C Studios, and Cape of Good Films unites Akshay Kumar and Neeraj Pandey for the third time.
Contrary to some reports, no other studio except Zee Studios and Kriarj Entertainment has participated in the funding of the film or has rights to market and tribute the film, these very firmly remain in the hands of the original partners Zee Studios and KriArj Entertainment. Zee studios will look after the marketing and distribution of the movie globally.
Film shooting started on 5th January, 2016 and is set for release on 12th August, 2016 in Independence Day Weekend.