#Gold: Reema Kagti disclose why she cast Mouni Roy opposite Akshay Kumar?

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Akshay Kumar is one of the most versatile actors in our country who has inspired us with every movie of his in recent times. The whole world is busy watching on-going football fever, Akshay Kumar is all set to enthrall the audience to introduce the audience with another glorious sport – hockey. Directed by Reema Kagti, the movie has been produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar among others. Gold releases this Independence Day i.e August 15, 2018.

Gold marks the debut of Television’s Naagin Mouni Roy into the movies. The actor left us impressed in the little glimpse we got of her in the 2 minutes 8 seconds trailer which was unveiled today. In an EXCLUSIVE interview, Reema Kagti revealed the reason why she cast Mouni Roy in the movie. She said, “My casting director put several actresses on tape and when I saw Mouni’s first test, I was convinced. She had done such a good job that I was convinced she is the one we were looking for.”
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Speaking about Mouni’s role, Reema added, “She is playing Tapan Das’s wife, she has got a really fun part in the film.”
Apart from Gold, Mouni has Brahmastra and RAW in the pipeline. While in Brahmastra, she will be sharing screen space with Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Amitabh Bachchan, in RAW, she is paired opposite John Abraham. In Brahmastra, Mouni reportedly will be seen playing a grey character. Brahmastra will be directed by Ayan Mukherji and is the first part of the trilogy being produced under the Dharma banner.

Brahmastra is slated for an August 2019 release, on the other hand, RAW will be releasing next year sometime. If you haven’t watched the trailer as yet, see Video:-

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