Busy summing up the year gone by? It's time to not look back, but look ahead. Here's what my 2017 looks like.Ur thoughts,love & luck needed? Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 1, 2017
His first release is Jolly LLB 2, opposite Huma Qureshi. The courtroom drama film hits the theatre on February 10.
Next he'll be seen with Bhumi Pednekar in Toilet - Ek Prem Katha, which releases on June 2. Directed by Neeraj Pandey, the film is a light-hearted comedy revolving around Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.
Also, Akshay is making his debut in the Tamil film industry this year with Rajinikanth in Shankar's 2.0. He plays the prime antagonist in the film, Dr Richard, who transforms into a bird-like creature after a failed experiment. 2.0 is the sequel to Enthiran (Robot in Hindi) and will release during Diwali.
2.0 #2017 pic.twitter.com/Yn2KIxII4I? Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 1, 2017
Next, he will be seen in Pad Man. According to news agency IANS, the film is a biopic on Coimbatore's social entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham and will chronicle his journey of finding a way to make cheap, affordable sanitary napkins for women in his village.
Pad Man will be Twinkle Khanna's Mrs Funnybones Movies first production and is written and directed by R Balki.
Mrs Funnybones Movies - first production -written and directed by the brilliant Balki -Pad up and get ready ! https://t.co/rIsTicWbXY— Twinkle Khanna (@mrsfunnybones) January 1, 2017
Apart from these four films, Akshay will also be seen in Neeraj Pandey's Crack.