Akshay Kumar opens up on playing Prithviraj Chauhan in his next!

9th May, 2022

The much-awaited trailer of Akshay Kumar starrer Prithviraj has been finally released. The movie is based on the Rajput warrior king Prithviraj Chauhan of the Chauhan dynasty, played by Akshay, and will also mark the big Bollywood debut of Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar, who essays the role of Sanyogita. Directed by Chandraprakash Dwivedi and produced by Yash Raj Films. The film also stars Sanjay Dutt, Sonu Sood, Ashutosh Rana, Sakshi Tanwar, Manav Vij, and Lalit Tiwari as other important characters.

Recently, the Entertainment star opened up on essaying the role of Prithviraj and revealed, "First of all I would say that I have completed 30 years in the industry but I have never done such a big historic film. So when I was told that I have to play Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan, it was a matter of pride for me. Aisa laga ki mera jeevan safal ho gaya. So I would like to thank Dr. Chandraprakash Dwivedi and Aditya Chopra. It's an educational film. I wish meri ma hoti, toh she would have been very proud." 

Film Prithviraj is slated to release on 3 June 2022.