Sonakshi Sinha recently Shared the poster of ‘Akira‘ where she looks fearless. The movie which was earlier scheduled to clash with Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar starrer ‘Manmarziyaan’ on September 23 will now hit the screens on September 2.
‘Akira‘ is directed by A R Murugadoss told news agency IANS in an interview, “I felt that I could pull off or carry it off and also look convincing while doing this action. Sonakshi Sinha, who will perform high octane martial arts stunts in the film.”
According to this Mumbai Mirror report, Konkona Sen Sharma plays the role of a cop in ‘Akira‘ and will be seen in an opposing role to Sonakshi Sinha. The makers had earlier considered Tabu for the role. The film has been shot in Mumbai, Pune and Rajasthan.
Sonakshi Sinha’s intense look from first poster of ‘Akira’ is revealed. Sonakshi reveals first look and release date on twitter for her fans.
This is Murugadoss and Sonakshi Sinha‘s second collaboration after 2014’s ‘Holiday’ with Akshay Kumar. With ‘Akira‘ and ‘Force 2’ later in the year, Sonakshi will be doing two action films, which is a break from her earlier roles.
Sonakshi Sinha said, “I think it just happened. It is not something that I have consciously tried. I just think that the roles that came to me were really good and I felt that I could pull off or carry it off and also look convincing while doing this action.”
Sonakshi Sinha took to her Twitter handle to unveil the movie’s first poster and tweeted, “Lights… Camera… ACTION! # Akira.” The first poster, which shows Sonakshi in an intense look, also reveals the new release date of the movie that is September 2.
Sonakshi Sinha will be seen in Vipul Amrutlal Shah’s ‘Force 2’ also starring John Abraham and Tahir Raj Bhasin. Action genre aside, Sonakshi has also signed up for Sunhil Sippy’s ‘Noor’ based on Saba Imtiaz’s 2014 crime novel ‘Karachi’.
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