Akshay Kumar on Monday shared a new poster of his upcoming film Kesari. Along with the poster, he wrote, “Unraveling the pages of history to the bravest battle ever fought. #GlimpsesOfKesari from tomorrow, are you ready?”
In the poster, we see Akshay as Havildar Ishar Singh standing all alone against 10,000 Afghans.
Late, Karan Johar, who is producing the film under his banner Dharma Productions, wrote, “Revisiting history to bring courage & bravery back to life!”
Kesari director Anurag Singh shared the poster on his Twitter account and wrote, “An unbelievable true story frm d pages of history-d bravest battle ever fought!Glimpses of #KESARI tomorrow 12th Feb!”
Revisiting history to bring courage & bravery back to life! #GlimpsesOfKesari #Kesari @akshaykumar @ParineetiChopra @SinghAnurag79 @apoorvamehta18 @SunirKheterpal @DharmaMovies #CapeOfGoodFilms @iAmAzure @ZeeStudios_ pic.twitter.com/a1mfxd8kDv
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) February 11, 2019
The period drama, also starring Parineeti Chopra, is based on the Battle of Saragarhi where 21 Sikh soldiers fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897. The film also marks the first collaboration of Parineeti and Akshay Kumar.
Kesari is scheduled to release on March 21, 2019.
Apart from Kesari, Akshay Kumar has Housefull 4, Good News and Sooryavanshi in his kitty.