Mouni Roy who gained a lot of buzz surrounding her big Bollywood break is going to get it with Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Gold’ finally. The film is going be directed by Reema Kagti. The actress is going to appear in a cameo role in ‘Tum Bin 2’. But, with the addition of the Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar’s upcoming production, the actress is finally going to enjoy a lead role in the movie.
Mouni Roy initiated her career with a role in Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’. However, she was appreciated the most for her role in the ‘Naagin’ TV series. Mouni portrays the role of Shivanya on the show.
Gold will be based on India’s first ever Olympic medal triumph which came in Summer Olympics in London. Talking about Mouni’s role in the movie, a source stated:
“Mouni will be seen in a completely different avatar to suit the era. She will film for 20-25 days in August and is one of the few female characters in the otherwise male-dominated narrative. She will be shooting extensively with Akshay.”
The shooting of the film will begin soon, and it is expected to release on Independence Day next year.