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Alexx O'Nell has said that some of Akshay Kumar's funniest scenes in Joker were cut from the film. The Us-born Bollywood actor revealed that director Shirish Kunder edited out the scenes as they contained too much English for a Hindi-language project. O'Nell told Digital Spy: "There was a scene early in the film that didn't make the final cut because it was too English heavy and there was fear that too much English would alienate the audience. "In one, I throw his mobile to him and it falls on the floor and breaks, and he replies in earnestness, 'Umm ... You dropped my phone...' It doesn't do justice to the moment the way I described it, but just thinking about it has me smiling to myself now." O'Nell praised Kumar's (more) »

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