Bollywood’s superstar Akshay Kumar is all set to ace another patriotic role on screen. The Khiladi will be next seen in Kesari, a historical war film helmed by Anurag Singh. Raising the curiosity level of fans, the makers have been releasing one poster after another on a frequent basis. Now, here’s another fresh poster of the film unveiled by the actor on Monday, which gives us a closer look at what the film is about.
The poster sees Akshay facing his back at the camera, getting ready to face his rival troop fearlessly. Donning an orange turban and a khaki suit, Akshay is seen holding swords on both his hands. Along with sharing the poster, the star also revealed that the fans will witness several ‘glimpses of Kesari’ from tomorrow (February 12). Filmmaker Karan Johar also shared the poster writing, “Revisiting history to bring courage and bravery back to life.”
View this post on Instagram
Unraveling the pages of history to the bravest battle ever fought. #GlimpsesOfKesari from tomorrow, are you ready? #Kesari @parineetichopra #AnuragSingh @karanjohar @apoorva1972 @sunirkheterpal @dharmamovies #CapeOfGoodFilms #AzureEntertainment @zeestudiosofficial
The period drama is based on the 1897 Battle Of Saragarhi, which is considered to be one of the greatest ever in the history of war. A total of 21 Sikh soldiers fought heroically against 10,000 Afghans. The film also stars Parineeti Chopra and marks the first collaboration of the actor and Akshay. It’s slated to hit the screens on March 21.