Akshay Kumar welcomes Katrina Kaif onboard for Sooryavanshi

Akshay Kumar confirmed Katrina Kaif as the films leading lady by calling her the “Sooryavanshi girl”. While an excited Akshay took to his social media account to reveal the news by writing; “Welcome to our COP UNIVERSE #KatrinaKaif...OUR SOORYAVANSHI GIRL,” the Tiger Zinda Hai actress too seems equally excited.

Akshay Kumar welcomes Katrina Kaif onboard for Sooryavanshi Akshay Kumar welcomes Katrina Kaif onboard for Sooryavanshi Source : press

Rohit Shetty's cop drama has been stirring news ever since it has been announced. Right from the humongous success of Singham, Singham Returns and then to Ranveer Singh's Simmba; Shetty has been successful in creating a much loved cop universe!


And now; with Sooryavnshi, the hit director is back to expanding his cop universe! What's more is that Sooryavanshi will mark the reunion of the sizzling pair of Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif after as many as 9 years. 


Akshay Kumar confirmed Katrina Kaif as the films leading lady by calling her the "Sooryavanshi girl". While an excited Akshay took to his social media account to reveal the news by writing; "Welcome to our COP UNIVERSE #KatrinaKaif...OUR SOORYAVANSHI GIRL," the Tiger Zinda Hai actress too seems equally excited.



Breaking the news to her fans; Katrina wrote," Super excited to join the team of sooryavanshi with the incredible @itsrohitshetty for the first time, can't wait to be back on set with @akshaykumar after so long... my 1st film with @dharmamovies and @karanjohar @reliance.entertainment @rohitshettypicturez @dharmamovies #CapeOfGoodFilms."


For the unversed; Rohit Shetty announced Sooryavanshi with Akshay Kumar, by teasing fans with a glimps of Akshay Kumar's character being introduced at the end of Ranveer Singh's Simmba. Bollywood's original khiladi then revealed the first look of the film with a poster of himself with a caption that read," A bullet for a bullet! Get ready for #RohitShetty's #Sooryavanshi on Eid 2020. Action-packed, masala intact!" 



Produced by Karan Johar along with Cape of Good Films and Reliance Entertainment; the film, directed by Rohit Shetty is scheduled for a tentative release in 2020.


Meanwhile; Akshay Kumar's last release, Kesari has been doing wonders at the box office, while Katrina Kaif's last outing, Anand L Rai's ZERO, is considered on of the biggest flops of Indian Cinema, but with a lot of accolades being showered on Kaif for her acting prowess in the film!


Akshay Kumar has next in line; Housefull 4, Good News and the actor has also announced his digital debut with an Amazon Prime series!