Another TV actor has received the front row ticket to Bollywood ! Sushant Singh Rajput’s giant leap of shifting from television to films is an inspiration for all television actors. Following his footsteps, the reigning queen of television, the sensuous Mouni Roy is all set to make her debut in films with the Khiladi Kumar aka Akshay Kumar. There were reports of Salman Khan launching Mouni in a film, and finally the news is out that she is all set to make her debut opposite Akshay Kumar.
Mouni Roy is at the peak of her career in television. She is ruling the industry with her hit show ‘Nagin’. The show has managed to grab the first position ever since it started and Mouni’s charming beauty has left people mesmerized. After making her debut with Ekta Kapoor’s show ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’, Mouni has come a long way. She has an immense fan following and people are diehard fans of her acting and dancing. So much so that even ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ couldn’t resist Mouni’s natural charm.
Salman met her during one of the episode of the reality show ‘Big Boss’ where he was impressed with her confidence. He has full faith in Mouni’s talent and therefore recommended her to all biggies of the industry and as a result Mouni is all set to make the shift from small screen to big screen.
Reports suggest that she might be making her debut opposite Akshay Kumar in his upcoming film ‘Gold’. Mouni has been approved for the role and she will be undergoing a look test soon with the ‘Rustom’ actor.
Film “Gold” is based on a true story about India’s first Olympic win in 1948. The sports period film will narrate the story of India’s hockey team which was lead by Kishan Lal who made the country win its first gold medal at the London Olympics. Akshay Kumar will play the role of a hockey coach. The film will be directed by Reema Kagti and will be produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar. Film is slated to release on 15th August, 2018.