Akshay Kumar starrer Padman is slated to release on January 26, 2018. The makers of the film have now started to update. The actor has finally shared the first look of his co-stars Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte.
“The REASON he became #PADMAN…find out on 26th January, 2018. @radhika_apte @PadManTheFilm @sonamakapoor @mrsfunnybones @SonyPicsIndia @kriarj #RBalki,” wrote Akshay as he shared a picture with Radhika Apte.
His next post had a photo of Sonam Kapoor along with the captions, “The STRENGTH behind #PADMAN…find out on 26th January, 2018. @sonamakapoor @PadManTheFilm @radhika_apte @mrsfunnybones @SonyPicsIndia @kriarj #RBalki.”
Akshay Kumar also announced that Hollywood studio Sony Pictures Entertainment has partnered with Padman to distribute the film to audiences worldwide. “Happy to have met Sanford Panitch, President,Columbia Pictures,SPE & glad to partner with @SonyPicsIndia as they join on the incredible journey of @PadmanTheFilm & introduce a real superhero to the world on 26th Jan,2018 @sonamakapoor @radhika_apte @mrsfunnybones #RBalki @kriarj,” tweeted the Padman star.
Padman will be based on Twinkle Khanna’s book The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad, which is inspired by the life of Indian entrepreneur and inventor Arunachalam Muruganantham. The film is directed by R. Balki.