Akshay Kumar’s look for Jaswant Singh’s Biopic leaked. In the first look, the Bhool Bhulaiyaa actor is seen standing in the field in Yorkshire, England. He is set to don the role of a punjabi character on the big screen and the film is inspired by real life.
According to the latest reports, the story of the flick revolves around Amritsar-based mining engineer Jaswant Singh Gill, who rescued 65 miners during the 1989 coal mine collapse in the Raniganj disaster and Akshay will be playing the central character in the biopic.
He was also awarded the Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak in 1991 by then-President Ramaswamy Venkataraman. The film is said to be titled, Capsule Gill. However, an official announcement is yet to be made.
Akshay Kumar was last seen in director Chandraprakesh Dwivedi’s historical drama Samrat Prithviraj opposite former Miss World Manushi Chillar.