After the film Toilet Ek Prem Katha, once again superstar Akshay Kumar is all set to challenge the stereotypical thinking with the upcoming comedy drama titled PadMan. Like the previous, this one too tackles the social subject with humor. Based on the unbelievable true story of activist Arunachalam Muruganantham, the film is scheduled to hit screens on 26 January 2018.
Known as the hit machine of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar is the synonym to quality content and this is why everyone has very positive expectations with his upcoming film. On Friday i.e. December 15, as promised makers dropped the official trailer of PadMan on internet which is being liked by everyone.
The trailer video with 2:26 min duration, gives brief description about the plot of PadMan and generates good interest of viewers. It starts with the voice-over of megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who says “America has Superman, Batman, Spider Man but India has Pad Man”.
Akshay as Lakshmikant Chauhan tries to help women of his village by inventing affordable hygienic sanitary pads but they feel ashamed to even talk about their problems. Because of embarrassment his wife Gayatri (Radhika Apte) leaves him and Lakshmi starts loosing hope until Sonam Kapoor as social worker Rhea Kapoor comes to help him.
At last he gets succeed to change the thinking of villagers and convinced women to buy his pads. Because of his unique invention he receives huge respect and awards, becomes the national hero & a subject of study for IIT students.
Directed by R.Balki, PadMan is debut production venture of Twinkle Khanna under the banner Mrs Funnybones Movies in association with KriArj Entertainment, Columbia Pictures, Cape of Good Films and Hope Productions. From making film on such challenging subject, makers are being appreciated by entire film industry as well as audience.