Akshay Kumar’s fascination for films inspired by true events and stories continues. After Padman early this year, Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film is a sports drama Gold. The Reema Kagti directorial is a period film set in the year 1946 and before that when British had occupied India, a series of true events of India winning its first hockey gold medal as a free nation in the 1948 Summer Olympics.
The trailer of the film Gold shows us Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy, Amit Sadh, Kunal Kapoor and many more. The trailer shows us the hardships free Indians had to face just to win a gold medal against the British in the 1948 Olympic games.
Winners under British India. Legends under free India.
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— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) June 25, 2018
The teaser for Akshay Kumar’s sports drama Gold came out in the past few month ago. Akshay Kumar is mostly known for his patriotic character and yes he will also be playing a Patriotic role in this movie as well.
The film which is set in 1946, gold is a movie based upon a hockey coach who is struggling to convince his team as well as the system that he can get the National team a gold medal in the Olympic games.
The film also stars Mouni Roy, Kunal Kapoor, Amit Sadh, Vineet and Sunny Kaushal and some other characters too. Directed by Reema Kagti who was also written stories like Dil Dhadakne do, Talaash, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara gold is being financed by Farhan Akhter and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment. The film gold will be releasing on Indian Independence Day which is 15th august 2018.
Earlier there were reports that the film is a biopic about a hockey player Balbir Singh who played in 1948 olympics as a free nation, but in a recent interview the producer Ritesh sidhwani cleared all the misunderstanding and has clarified that this film is not a biopic it is fictional movie which has been set in the years 1933-48. This is all about the upcoming movie of Akshay Kumar.