Actress Parineeti Chopra, who was last seen in Yash Raj Films’ Meri Pyaari Bindu opposite Ayushmann Khurrana, to act opposite Akshay Kumar in Anurag Singh’s next venture which will be based on Battle of Saragarhi.
Parineeti will be seen in the role of Akshay Kumar’s wife who is playing Havildar Ishar Singh in this period war drama.
“Parineeti plays a strong character and has really liked the script. The makers have started preparation. Huge sets of the Saragarhi and Gulistan forts, as well as a village, will be erected in Wai, a town in Satara district,” sources said.
This movie is helmed by Anurag Singh, the historical film will be co-produced by Karan Johar and Salman Khan.
Akshay Kumar’s forthcoming projects include – Gold, Padman and 2.0 with superstar Rajinikanth.
Parineeti Chopra is currently busy promoting her upcoming film Golmaal Again. She will soon begin filming Vipul Shah’s Namaste Canada with Arjun Kapoor and Yash Raj Films’ Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar with Arjun Kapoor.