Akshay Kumar, who was last seen in Kesari, is currently busy shooting in Bangkok for Rohit Shetty’s cop drama, Sooryavanshi. The actor is all set to feature in Rowdy Rathore sequel and the project will go on the floors next year. He has already completed Karan Johar‘s Good News along with Kareena Kapoor Khan.
Shabinaa Khan, one of the producers of the movie from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s production house confirmed this. She said that the project has been finalised keeping Akki as the lead hero and it will have him in the titular role. The leading lady of this film is yet to be confirmed. Sonakshi Sinha played the female lead in Rowdy Rathore.
So will she continue to be the lead in the sequel? That is yet to be confirmed. According to reports, the film will roll next year. Akshay is yet to confirm the news.