Akshay Kumar has joined hands with hit-machine Rohit Shetty for Sooryavanshi. Yesterday, the superstar started shooting for the cop-drama in Mumbai. Set in the ’90s, Akshay will be seen playing an ATS officer Veer Sooryavanshi in the much-awaited film of Rohit Shetty’s Cop Universe. Ajay Devgn (Singham and Singham Returns) and Ranveer Singh (Simmba) will make a guest appearance in it as well and that will bring these popular stars together for the first time in one frame. Akshay is all set to fight against terrorism in the film. Director Rohit Shetty shared a glimpse from the set and wrote, “No Uniforms… No Marked Cars… ANTI TERRORISM SQUAD – The GHOST department of our Police Force… SOORYAVANSHI @akshaykumar”.
Simmba actor Ranveer Singh seemed super impressed with Akshay’s look from the film and he dropped an interesting comment on the picture saying, “Bhaari”.
Akshay Kumar will be reuniting with Katrina Kaif after a long time in Sooryavanshi. The pair has given several hits in the past like Humko Deewana Kar Gaye, Namstey London, Welcome and Singh Is King. Katrina will be seen playing Akshay’s wife and Neena Gupta has been signed on to essay his mother’s role. Produced by Karan Johar and Rohit Shetty the film is slated to release on Eid in 2020.