Our very own Desi superhero Padman is coming out soon and Akshay Kumar is all super excited about his new avatar. Slated to release on this coming Republic Day, the movie is helmed by noted director, R Balki. The story of PadMan is inspired by the life of Indian entrepreneur and inventor Arunachalam Muruganantham, who invented the low cost sanitary pad-making machine and revolutionised the idea of female hygiene in India. And this movie is all in news because Akshay himself revealed this new poster of the movie on twitter and wrote :
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) November 27, 2017
In the poster, the actor is dressed up in white, raising his fist like Superman while standing on the cotton flakes, which are used for making sanitary pads. Padman also stars Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte, alongside Akshay Kumar and both these actors are pretty excited about their roles too.
It is also speculated that the Big B aka Amitabh Bachchan will also have a guest appearance in this upcoming movie. Neerja actor Sonam Kapoor also Tweeted this about her latest movie and the audiences are in love with the idea of having her working opposite Akshay Kumar. She posted-
Super Hero Hai Yeh Pagla – PADMAN IN TWO MONTHS pic.twitter.com/3gbq3yN8xj
— Sonam Kapoor (@sonamakapoor) November 26, 2017
While the film was scheduled to release in April, it was rescheduled to hit screens on January 26 due to Akshay’s upcoming Movie ‘2.0’. Padman is co-produced by Twinkle Khanna’s Mrs Funnybones Movies and KriArj Entertainment while Sony Pictures is on board for worldwide distribution of the movie.