Akshay Kumar all set to star in ARMurugadoss’s Hindi remake of #MillionDollarBaby, this actress to play lead in the film!


Pic Credit: Getty ImagesAkshay Kumar is known for being one of the fittest men in the film industry. To maintain a healthy lifestyle, the actor follows a disciplined life and is a fitness freak like no one else. During the recent interaction with the media, Akshay Kumar talked about fitness and quoted saying that “I love my sleep and I love to see the mornings. People who invite me to a party know that I will leave early because I have to be in bed. And let me tell you, I hate night shifts.”

The actor has worked with a lot of hard work and dedication for the past 25 years and created a niche for himself. In a career spanning more than 2 decades, the actor has worked different genres, yet he is still known as the “Khiladi” of our industry. In recent times we have seen the actor has shifted is focus on doing movies which spread social awareness. But sources are to believe the actor is keen to work on an action movie.

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As per latest speculation, Akshay Kumar has signed a movie with ace director AR Murugadoss for a remake of the Hollywood movie Million Dollar Baby (2004) which went on to win many Oscar awards. The movie featured legendary actor Clint Eastwood and Hilary Swank starrer and movie talked about the journey of a young female aspiring to be a boxer and a coach who helps her to achieve her goal.

Akshay Kumar is all set into the shoes of iconic actor Clint Eastwood and will be seen playing the role of the Boxing trainer. TV actress Marina Kuwar has been finalized to essay the role of Hilary Swank in the Hindi remake. Marina Kuwar is known for her paying an integral role in n popular TV Show CID and also took part as a contestant in Bigg Boss Season 10 which was being hosted by Salman Khan.

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The actress is quite excited about her debut and was quoted saying that, ”Working with a star like Akshay Kumar is like a dream come true, the journey from modeling to acting has been a major struggle but I have never given up and I am confident I will soon be recognized.”

Marina is these days busy prepping for her role and is undergoing proper functional training along with maintaining a high protein diet for the role. Though the makers haven’t made any official announcement of them as to when will the movie start shooting. But Akshay Kumar fans are quite happy and anxious to see him back in action genre.

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On work front the Akshay Kumar will next be seen in ‘Padman’ which is slated to release on 26th January and the movie is based on Arunachalam Muruganantham, the inventor of low-cost sanitary napkins for women in rural areas. The said project is being produced Twinkle Khanna, also features Radhika Apte and Sonam Kapoor. The movie is being directed by R Balki.