Gold: Akshay Kumar aka Tapan Das leads the pack as a perfect team leader
Gold With the release just a week away, Akshay Kumar and the star cast of the Reema Kagti directorial are leaving no stone unturned to promote the movie. Gold promises power–packed performances by an ensemble cast which comprises of Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy, Kunal Kapoor, Amit Sadh, Vineet Singh and Sunny Kaushal, The film has been shot across the UK and India, capturing the fascinating aspects of the pre-independent era.
Gold Akshay took to Instagram to share a picture of himself as Tapan Das leading the pack. He captioned the image as, “Tapan Das pepping the team because teamwork makes the dream work #4DaysToGold.” The black and white background of the picture does give us the pre-independence era vibes. All the players are listening to their coach’s instructions and you can see hockey sticks in their hands.
Akshay plays the role of a hockey coach who trains team India to win its first gold medal as a free nation at 1948 Olympics in field hockey. From the film’s trailer and songs, his character of Tapan Das came across as a diligent but funny man. The actor also felt that his role in the film was one of a kind.
Gold produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar, marks the first-ever collaboration of the production house with Akshay Kumar. Helmed by Reema Kagti and is all set to release on the August 15th, 2018.