Superstar Akshay Kumar drops a stunning new poster of his character from forthcoming sci-fi drama Mission Mangal. The actor will be seen playing Rakesh Dhawan, in the film and the second trailer for the film will be out today.
The makers of the film have kick-started a new promotional campaign where they are introducing individual characters from the film. Akshay Kumar plays the role of a scientist, who believes in experimenting.
Akshay Kumar captioned the poster, “Meet Rakesh Dhawan – A bachelor of science who believes there’s no science without experiment. Catch him today in the new #MissionMangal Trailer…@taapsee @sonakshisinha @vidya_balan @TheSharmanJoshi @MenenNithya @IamKirtiKulhari @Jaganshakti @foxstarhindi #HopeProductions”
Mission Mangal is directed by Jagan Shakti and jointly produced by Akshay Kumar, R. Balki, Aruna Bhatia, and Anil Naidu.
The film stars an ensemble cast of Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari, Sharman Joshi, H. G. Dattatreya and Sonakshi Sinha and is loosely based on the story of scientists at Indian Space Research Organisation who contributed to the Mars Orbiter Mission, which marked India’s first interplanetary expedition.
It is scheduled to be theatrically released in India on 15 August 2019.