The audience cannot stop gushing and whistle in cinemas when Akshay Kumar beats the hell out of goons in his action films. When the actor started off his career in Bollywood, he starred in a number of action entertainers such as ‘Khiladi’ (1992), ‘Waqt Hamara Hai’ (1993) and ‘Mohra’ (1994) and established a niche for himself in the genre. However, by the 2000s, Kumar started experimenting with his choice of films and veered towards doing comedy and romantic films. In the last couple of years, he shifted his attention towards films which have a social message in them, such as ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ (2017) and ‘Padman’ (2018).
However, the news which we are going to share here might bring a wide smile on those film enthusiasts’ faces who love to watch Akshay Kumar in action entertainers. Buzz has it that after starring in a series of social message driven movies, Kumar wants to headline an out-and-out action film. Well, if these reports turn out to be true, Akshay Kumar fans have all the reason to rejoice in merriment.
According to a report carried by a leading film trade journal, Akshay will announce his next action film in coming few days. Though no one knows more about the untitled project, the report mentions that it might be on the lines of Kumar’s 2012 blockbuster ‘Rowdy Rathore’. Directed by Prabhu Deva and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, ‘Rowdy Rathore’ remains Kumar’s second highest grossing movie after ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’.
More details on the project are awaited.
Talking about other projects of Kumar, the National award-winning actor will soon be seen in Reema Kagti’s period drama ‘Gold’. His sci-fi film ‘2.0’ with Rajinikanth and Amy Jackson is also scheduled to release this year. Besides ‘Gold’ and ‘2.0’, Kumar also stars in ‘Kesari’ and ‘Housefull 4’.