Last week we got to know that Sony Pictures will distribute Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Padman’ will be distributing the movie globally and has also tied up with co-producers KriArj Entertainment. The movie is based on the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham, who invented low-cost sanitary napkins for rural and underprivileged women to use.The said movie will be directed by R Balki which had to release on 13th April 2018, has been preponed. Akshay Kumar took to social media to release the posters of the movie which gives insight into two women who helped him reach his goals. Akshay Kumar and Sonam Kapoor have resumed the shooting in the New York.
Akshay Kumar is one of the busiest actors in Bollywood. While Padman is due in January 2018, 2.0 is eyeing April for a big release. Then there’s Gold which will release in August apart from Kesari and Housefull 4. There’s also Crack and Mogul and it is the latter that has started an unnecessary rumour.
The upcoming venture with director Subhash Kapoor is facing the brunt of controversies, it seems. According to the latest reports, Akshay and Subhash are having some creative differences over the script due to which, Akshay decided it best to move out of the project. Titled Mogul, the film is a biopic on T-Series honcho Gulshan Kumar. It is supposed to be released in 2018 sometime.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) March 15, 2017
Mogul recounts the life and times of Gulshan Kumar who was gunned down outside a temple in 1997. Akshay himself had revealed the teaser poster of the film this year saying, “My association with Him began with my very first film. He was The Emperor Of Music! Now know His story… #Mogul, The Gulshan Kumar story!”
Director Subhash Kapoor and Akshay Kumar have also worked together for Jolly LLB 2 earlier this year.