Rohit Shetty’s next action flick Sooryavanshi starring Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif is one of the much-anticipated films of the year. We got the glimpse of it in Ranveer Singh’s Simmba and since then it has made the right kind of buzz on the internet. Now, trade analyst Taran Adarsh has announced that actor Abhimanyu Singh will be playing the main antagonist opposite Akshay Kumar. He tweeted, “Abhimanyu Singh to play the baddie in #Sooryavanshi… Will play the main antagonist opposite Akshay Kumar… Directed by Rohit Shetty.”(sic)
The Ram Leela actor spoke to Pinkvilla and shared his excitement working in Rohit Shetty’s film and said, “Collaborating with Rohit sir and Akshay sir for such an interesting and exciting project is an overwhelming experience for me.”
When asked about his role, he refused to give out any details and said, “Can’t tell you anything about my character yet as it’s too early.”
All three films in Rohit’s police-series including Singham, Singham Returns and Simmba, have been tremendously successful at the Box Office. Rohit Shetty said that he wants to acknowledge the true heroes of the country – police, in his films and therefore, he is sincerely working on cop-series. The film is produced by Akshay Kumar, Rohit Shetty, Karan Johar under Johar’s banner of Dharma Productions. Sooryavanshi will release on Eid 2020.
Also, Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif are reuniting after nine years. They were last seen in 2010 film Tees Maar Khan.