And Akshay Kumar’s Padman gets a release date. It will release on 13th April, 2018. Padman is a true story of an entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham who invented cost effective machine to make sanitary napkins so that rural women can afford them.
Padman is produced by Akshay Kumar’s wife Twinkle Khanna and R. Balki. It is directed by R. Balki and it also stars Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte.
Akshay took to Twitter and shared the news about the release date. He wrote: ‘Mark your calendars! Mrsfunnybones and R. Balki’s Padman releasing on 13th April, 2018! @PadManTheFilm’
Here’s the first look poster from the film in which Akshay Kumar is seen in a simple attire of a common man and riding a bicycle.
This is the first time Akshay and Balki are coming together for a film so the expectations are high from this project. The Khiladi is making many films based on real life and social issues which is a very good trend to have in Bollywood.
Akshay will next be seen in Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, another important socially relevant film. It is releasing on 11th August, 2017.