Akshay Kumar to play role of a hockey coach
Akshay Kumar will play the role of a hockey coach in his next film. He will play the part of Balbir Singh, who was the coach of the three-time Olympic medal-winning Indian hockey team.
The film is called Gold and it will be a sports drama on India’s first Olympic medal after Independence.
Akshay will be seen in a dhoti kurta to play the role. He has started taking hockey lessons and is practising in the grounds of a school in Mumbai.
Akshay’s co-star Sunny Kaushal, who is playing the second lead in the film is also practicing with him.