The Reema Kagti directorial Gold starring Akshay Kumar made headlines when it was announced a while back. Said to be a historical sports drama film with a fictional story set on the backdrop of true incidents about India winning its first gold medal in hockey as a free nation in the 1948 Summer Olympics Gold, had fast become one of the most interesting and awaited films. While the shoot of the film has been progressing smoothly, we hear that Gold, will not hit screens as decided on August 15 this year. In fact, we hear that the release of the film has been pushed on Akshay Kumar’s request.
Though an official confirmation on the same is pending, repeated attempts to establish contact with Sidhwani proved futile. However, though Akshay Kumar’s fans might have to wait a big longer to watch their matinee idol in a period sports drama, Independence Day will still be special with 2.0 hitting screens.
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