Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has affirmed that the news that he has been roped for a special role in Aanand L Rai’s upcoming film, Atrangi Re. The movie will star south sensation Dhanush ( Raanjhanaa fame) and Sara Ali Khan in the lead roles.
Talking about the same in a recent interview with Times of India, Akshay Kumar said that he agreed to do the role in just 10 minutes. He further said, “It’s a very challenging role to play, and therefore, my heart just couldn’t state ‘no’ to it. I will remember it for the rest of my life. My pairing with Sara and Dhanush really makes it- Atrangi!”
Meanwhile, on the work front, Sara Ali Khan will be seen with her rumored boyfriend Kartik Aaryan in Imtiaz Ali Khan’s directorial ‘Love Aaj Kal’. The movie takes the name from Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone’s 2009 film of the same name. The movie is all slated to hit the big screens on 14 February, Valentine’s Day. Sara will further be seen in Coolie No 1 with Varun Dhawan. The movie is helmed by David Dhawan and is a remake of 1995 hit film starring Govinda and Karisma Kapoor in the lead roles.
Talking about Akshay Kumar, he is basking in the success of his recent release Good Newwz starring Kareena Kapoor Khan, Diljit Dosanjh and Kiara Advani in the leads. The actor has a pretty good lineup of films and he will next be seen in Rohit Shetty’s Sooryavanshi, Bachchan Pandey, Prithviraj, and others.