The C Times, 21 June 2017, Agartala: After featuring “Jolly LLB 2”, it has been a rumour that Bollywood action blaster Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film might be of PM Narendra Modi biopic. According to the reports from DNA, Akshay has appeared as the clear winner over actors like Anupam Kher, Victor Banerjee and Paresh Rawal, for his extensive appeal.
As per the reports, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said that “The kind of reach and impact that Akshay Kumar’s presence will have a story on Modi would be far-reaching and productive.
The actor and BJP leader, Shatrughan Sinha said to “The Daily” reporters that he thinks Akshay will be the right choice to play PM Modi biopic. “Akshay is the Mr Clean of India. His image goes well with the image of the New Shining India.”
Narendra Modi self-confessed fan and Chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification Pahlaj Nihalani said that “I can’t think of anyone better to play our Prime Minister than Akshay. He has a spotless image of an idealist and visionary.”
“And look at the kind of work he’s doing. Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Padman are the cinema of social reform that Guru Butt and V Shantaram were associated with. Also, Akshay has risen from humble working class beginnings to become a national star, Just like Modiji. We are certainly looking at a strong possibility of Akshay playing Modiji.”
The upcoming film of Akshay Kumar will be “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” which will strike in big screens on August 11th as the trailer of the film gained thumbs up from the Prime Minister, who named it as a “good effort” to raise awareness about the ‘Swachh Bharat’ campaign.