Akshay kumar, Radhika Apte and Sonam Kapoor will be seen sharing screen space in the most anticipated film of the year “Padman”, directed by R. Balki and produced by KriArj Entertainment and Mrs. Funnybones Movies.
“Padman” is a biopic on entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham, who had introduced the concept of menstrual hygiene in rural India by investing on a low-cost sanitary napkin making machine. It is based on the book “The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad” inspired by Arunachalam Muruganantham written by Twinkle Khanna. Akshay kumar will be seen playing the role of a
simple villager, who is on a mission to create sustainable and cheap sanitary napkins. Radhika Apte will be playing the role of Akshay’s wife in the film. Versatile actor Amitabh Bachchan will be seen in a special role.
Makers of the film unveiled the trailer of the film and the poster. Akshay kumar took to Twitter and shared the poster of the film with a caption, “And it's on the way! #PadManTrailer out today at 11:00 am. @PadManTheFilm @sonamakapoor @radhika_apte @mrsfunnybones @SonyPicsIndia @kriarj #RBalki”.
“Padman” is slated to release on January 26th 2018.