Besides his upcoming flick with Vijay, director A R Murugadoss has also signed a Bollywood film with Akshay Kumar.
It may be recalled that the filmmaker had previously worked with the Bollywood hero in Holiday, remake of his Tamil blockbuster Thuppakki.
Now the update is that the new film of Murugadoss and Akshay Kumar is a remake of Clint Eastwood’s Hollywood classic Million Dollar Baby.
Marina Kuwar of Bigg Boss fame has been roped in to play the role of Hilary Swank, who won Academy Awards for Best Actress and Akshay will be seen playing Clint Eastwood’s character.
“Working with a star like Akshay Kumar is like a dream come true, the journey from modelling to acting has been a major struggle but I have never given up and I am confident I will soon be recognised,” said Marina.
Marina, who has worked in TV show C.I.D. and also participated in the reality TV show based show Bigg Boss 10. She is also undergoing proper functional training and maintaining a high protein diet for her role.
In the meantime, Murugadoss is currently busy with the script work and casting of Thalapathy Vijay’s upcoming film with Sun Pictures.