Akshay Kumar to star in remake of Hollywood flick ‘Million Dollar Baby’

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Akshay Kumar is waiting for the release of his movie Padman which will hit the screens in January 2018.

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar would star in the remake of Hollywood movie Million Dollar Baby.

Poster of Million Dollar Baby

Kumar is currently one of the biggest superstars in Indian cinema industry His fans are currently waiting for his movies like 2.0 and Padman. Between these two movies, 2.0 is his most anticipated movie in which he will be seen in the role of an antagonist. The movie is directed by Shankar. Superstar Rajinikanth is the backbone of the movie and it is a sequel to the 2010 movie Enthiran.

Now it is reported that Akshay Kumar is committed to the remake of the 2004 Hollywood movie Million Dollar Baby. Kumar will join ace filmmaker A R Murugadoss for the remake of this Hollywood flick.

Million Dollar Baby, the 2004 Hollywood American sports drama was directed by Clint Eastwood and it was written by Paul Haggis. The movie tells the story of an amateur woman boxer and her trainer. Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank and Morgan Freeman played the lead roles in the movie and it won four Oscar awards that year.

In Bollywood, Kumar will be seen in the role of the trainer and actress Marina Kumar will be seen as an amateur boxer. Earlier Akshay Kumar had worked with Murugadoss in the movie Holiday, which was the remake of Tamil movie Thuppakki.

Murugadoss is currently busy with his upcoming movie Thalapathy Vijay. Meanwhile, Akshay Kumar is waiting for the release of his movie Padman which will hit the screens in January 2018.