Khiladi kumar alias Akshay Kumar has already signed up for more than 5 films in 2019 and there is no letting up on his popularity. He is surely blazing the trail in Bollywood flicks this year. 2018 saw him perform well in ‘Padman’, ‘2.0’, ‘Gold’ and ‘Simmba’. At 51 years of age he is way ahead of the Khans and is not slowing down in any way.
2019 will see Akki in a number of movies. ‘Mission Mangal’ with Sharman Joshi, Vidya Balan, Sonakshi and Taapsee Pannu is expected to release in August, 2019.
‘Kesari’ is based on the Battle of Saragarhi with Akki in the lead and Parineeti Chopra playing his wife. It is an action packed movie and Akki will be trained by Hollywood stuntman Lawrence.
Akki is all set to play Prithviraj Chauhan in Chandraprakash Dwivedi’s untitled film. It is a period drama and other details are awaited.
‘Hera Pheri-3’ will see Akshay Kumar coming together with Paresh Rawal and Suneil Shetty in this Inder Kumar directed comedy in 2019. The Hera Pheri series have so far been immensely popular.
Next year’s Diwali release ‘Housefull-4’ has Akki, Kirti Sano, Riteish Deshmukh and Bobby Deol in important roles. It also has Sanjay Dutt. Directed by Farhad Samji this comedy will be keenly awaited.
‘Good News’ expected to be a July release has Akki and Kareena Kapoor in the lead. Rising stars Diljit Dosanjh and Kaira Adwani are also part of this film. A family drama it is produced by Karan Johar and directed by Raj Mehta.
Akshay Kumar has proved to be the most bankable actor in B wood in recent times. With the release of ‘2.0’ in Nov 2018 he has hit the tenth century mark with this mega budget film.