Parineeti Chopra bags the lead actress role in “Kesari”

The main lead actress to star alongside Akshay Kumar in Karan Johar’s much awaited film Kesari has been finally revealed . the actress is none other than the Ishqzaade actress Parineeti Chopra !The film is set to roll in January 2019.

Karan took it to twitter to announce his choice for the movie by tweeting “The lead actress in #KESARI is ……..PARINEETI CHOPRA! @ParineetiChopra.” and shared a poster of the movie as well.This is the first time the duo will share screen space! Parinneti was last seen in Rohit Shetty’s Golmaal Again while Akshay Kumar is busy with his film promotions for Padman which is set to release on 25th January , 2018 clashing with the much awaited film – Padmavati .

‘Kesari’, was originally meant to be co-produced by Karan and Salman Khan, though the latter backed out late last year.The movie is being directed by Anurag Singh and is based on the battle of Saragarhi , Kesari !The movie is scheduled for a Holi release.

Akshay took to Twitter to share his look from the film. He captioned it as, “Feeling nothing but immense pride and gratitude while sharing this. Beginning my 2018 with #KESARI, my most ambitious film and a lot of passion. Need your best wishes as always.”The 40-year-old actor will be seen essaying the role of Havildar Ishar Singh in the film.

Karan Johar, too, shared the look on Twitter and wrote, “Exceptionally excited about #KESARI…the BRAVEST story ever told….we begin our journey today… we seek your love and blessings….@akshaykumar @SinghAnurag79 @iAmAzure @apoorvamehta18.”

We wish them very best for the movie and hope it is a box office hit !

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