Akshay Kumar is all set to feature in a story about India's first Olympic medal post independence, in a film titled Gold. The film will be helmed by Reema Kagti and produced by Excel Entertainment production.
Gold, which will go on floors next year and will release on Independence Day weekend in 2018. India's first Olympic medal win, post independence, came in 1948 at London Olympics and was won by Hockey team.
"Set in 1948, the historic story of India's first Olympic medal as a free nation, #GOLD coming to you on 15th August, 2018!" Akshay tweeted.
This is the first time Akshay Kumar is collaborating with Excel Entertainment.