Director Reema Kagti’s upcoming sports drama Gold featuring Akshay Kumar is gradually becoming one of the highly anticipated films because of its subject.

While talking about the plot details of the film, Reema said that her film will be a fictional take on what actually happened during the 1948 Olympics. It will be a strong drama where the game of hockey will be placed prominently in the plot.

Akshay Kumar Starrer Gold To Have Fictional Take On 1948 Olympics

It will show the crucial journey of 12 years in the history of Indian sports. The film is based on the premises of India winning its 1st Gold medal as a free nation in the 1948 Olympics.

Produced by Excel Entertainment, the film will go on floors in the second half of 2017 and is set to hit the screens on 15th August, 2018.