Bollywood fans are eagerly waiting to see their favourite star Akshay Kumar as ATS chief Veer Sooryavanshi in Rohit Shetty‘s upcoming film ‘Sooryavanshi’. The movie has already created a buzz by its poster in which Akshay is seen as a cop. The makers have now finally found the female lead of the film
As per reports, Jacqueline Fernandez, who was last seen in ‘Race 3’, has been roped in as the female lead of the film. Earlier, the duo has worked together in films like ‘Brothers’ and ‘Housefull 3’.
‘Sooryavanshi’ is a spin-off of Ajay Devgn’s ‘Singham‘ and Ranveer Singh’s ‘Simmba’ and is a part of the Rohit Shetty’s ‘Singham’ series.
Earlier, it was rumoured that Katrina Kaif was approached to play the female lead but later Rohit said, “It’s not true’. We are still working on the script.” Reports even suggested that Akshay’s Padman co-star Sonam Kapoor has been roped in for the film.
The movie will mark Akshay Kumar’s first collaboration with Rohit Shetty. It will hit the screens on Eid 2020.
On the work front, Akshay will be next seen in Anurag Singh’s war drama, ‘Kesari’ which features Parineeti Chopra as the female lead. On the other hand, Jacqueline will be seen next opposite Sushant Singh Rajput in the film ‘Drive’.