New Delhi, Oct 29: Padman has been grabbing headlines for a long time. Now, the first poster of the movie has been released. The movie will narrate the tale of the person who created affordable sanitary napkins for women and his role will be played by our own Akshay Kumar.
The poster of Padman looks quite intriguing and the movie will hit the theatres on the Republic Day January 26, 2018.
The film is Twinkle Khanna's production venture in association with Gauri Shinde and is being helmed as their pet project which is the biopic of a real life hero Arunachalam Muruganantham who made a pad-making machine for women to provide them low-cost sanitary napkins. The man, who was called psycho and mad, for his initiative is now being helmed as Padman and the film is an ode to him.
The star cast of Padman includes Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte who play the female leads in the film. Amitabh Bachchan will also be seen in a special cameo in the film. The film is written and directed by R Balki of 'Ki and Ka' fame, 'Padman' definitely looks promising with its first poster that shows Akshay Kumar on a bicycle.