Akshay Kumar announces his new film Kesari, the movie is based on the Battle of Saragarhi which was fought in 1897 between the Sikh soldiers and Pashtun Orakzai. He shared the first look of his upcoming film Kesari.
He posted on Twitter and Facebook to announce that he is starting the shoot of Kesari today. Along with the picture, he wrote, ” Feeling nothing but immense pride and gratitude while sharing this. Beginning my 2018 with #KESARI, my most ambitious film and a lot of passion. Need your best wishes as always.”
Along with Akshay, Parineeti Chopra will also be seen in the lead roles in Kesari. The film is produced by Akshay and Karan Johar and directed by Anurag Singh. Anurag Singh is a writer/ director, he is known for Punjab 1984, Jatt and Juliet Series and Yaar Annmulle. Jatt and Juliet series and Punjab 1984 are the top 3 highest grossers of Punjabi Cinema. He has also directed a Bollywood film Raqeeb which didn’t do well at the box office.
Currently, Akshay is busy promoting his film Padman which will be released 26th January. After wrapping up Kesari, Akshay will move on to the next films on the list, that are– Land Of Lungi and Housefull 4 yet to go on floors.