Akshay Kumar who has been earlier seen in the movies like Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Padman raising social issues through a mainstream cinema is now going to represent patriotism and sense of pride with the his upcoming film Gold. Akshay Kumar also quite known for playing lead in the patriotic based films like Baby, Naam Shabana, Holiday and many more.
Akshay Kumar shared that he doesn’t do patriotic films to prove any point. He mentioned that he hate getting tagged. He shared that he doesn’t like people keep telling him that he is good in action or he has been doing all patriotic stuff. He added that this suffocate him when people try to put him into the corner. Akshay Kumar also said that he sometime feel like running away from it. He also reasoned that’s why he has been doing movies like Houseful 4, Hera Pheri 3, Good News, Kesari and some untitled horror comedy as well.
He further shared that he doesn’t do patriotic films just to prove a point. He added that he does it because the stories of these films are so much beautiful to be told. He added that he just has watched the film ‘Gold’ where he was blown away. He also mentioned that they knew that they were making a sports drama but he never thought, it will be turning as so much commercial film.
He also added that he never find it difficult to switch between different characters. He added that once the costume is off, he move to the next character which he is suppose to play.