Katrina Kaif To Star In Sooryavanshi
Bollywood actor Katrina Kaif has been confirmed for the upcoming venture Sooryavanshi. The film will feature Akshay Kumar in the lead role and Rohit Shetty will direct the movie. Akshay took to Twitter to share the news. He wrote: “Welcome to our COP UNIVERSE #KatrinaKaif...OUR SOORYAVANSHI GIRL.” In the picture, Akshay, Katrina, Rohit and Karan Johar can be seen standing together.
Katrina also shared a similar image on her Instagram account, where she expressed her excitement to be a part of "Cop Universe."
There were speculations that Katrina and Akshay will be seen together again in Rohit’s film. They both were last seen together in Tees Maar Khan.
Akshay and Rohit are quite enthusiastic about the film. Akshay even featured in a cameo in Simmba. Collectively, Rohit Shetty with Akshay, Ajay Devgn and Ranveer Singh plan to generate a cop franchise. Post the release of Simmba, Akshay had shared the first-look poster of the film along with the caption: “A bullet for a bullet! Get ready for #RohitShetty’s #Sooryavanshi on Eid 2020. Action-packed, masala intact!”
Scheduled to be released in the year 2020, the film will be bankrolled by Karan. Moreover, Katrina has finished shooting for Salman Khan starrer Bharat, which is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. The movie will release on the occasion of Eid, this year. Meanwhile, Akshay has completed the shooting for his upcoming comedy movie Good News, which stars Kareena Kapoor Khan, Kiara Advani and Diljit Dosanjh in lead roles.