Sonam Kapoor and Akshay Kumar were recently promoting their upcoming film 'Padman'. Pic/Yogen Shah
Akshay Kumar will play the titular role of 'Padman' based on the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham
'Padman' will be directed by R.Balki
Sonam Kapoor has a special appearance in 'Padman'
Sonam Kapoor recently spoke about how she wants more women oriented films to be made in Bollywood
PadMan which is set to release on Janaury 25 will see Akshay portray the role of a village man, who fights societal norms and even his family to evade the taboo around menstruation, while working to provide access to low cost sanitary napkins for all women
'Padman' will set up a box-office clash with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmavat'