‘Thuppakki’, a Tamil blockbuster, is riding high on success at the box office. The film’s revenues have even surpassed few of Rajnikanth’s movies. The Bollywood Version which is still in its baby stages, will star Akshay Kumar. However, the leading lady is yet to be decided. It is heard that Sonakshi Sinha, Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif are in strong contention. The leading lady’s role in the film will be action oriented and that she will essay the role of a boxer.
If sources are to be believed, Deepika Padukone is so far winning this race. Buzz also has it that DP was the original choice for the film. However, she couldn’t promise becasue of date issues. Also, since the actress comes from an athletic background, it gives her a certain edge over others.
Katrina Kaif, on the other hand is giving DP a tough competition. Since Kat is trying to explore a new genre, she is working really hard to grab the role. Actress Sonakshi Sinha has also expressed her interest in working with Akshay Kumar again.
Meanwhile, Akshay Kumar and filmmaker Vipul Shah have come out with a unique design and look for the film, much more appealing that the south blockbuster. Also, buzz is that boxing champ, Mary Kom will leand a helping hand and a few tips to the leading lady actress.
Well, so who do you want to see opposite Akshay Kumar???