Akshay Kumar teams up with Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani for sports drama ‘Gold’

Akshay Kumar is teaming up with Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani for his upcoming movie “Gold”. The first look of the movie, directed by Reema Kagti, was released on the social media today. 

The movie, which is set to release on August 15, 2018, is the story of India’s first Olympic gold win as an independent nation. 

Akshay took to microblogging website Twitter to share the first look and tweeted: Set in 1948, the historic story of India’s first Olympic medal as a free nation, #GOLD coming to you on 15th August, 2018!

Farhan, who is producing the movie along with Ritesh under their banner Excel Entertainment, wrote: The story of when India won its first Olympic #Gold medal as an independent nation. Coming 2018.

The first look of “Gold” shows the Olympic gold medal with the Indian flag in the background. India competed as an independent nation at the London 1948 Olympics. It was the men’s hockey team, led by Kishan Lal, who brought home Gold. 

Are you excited for this one?

Credit: Twitter 

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