Kunal Kapoor on Akshay Kumar: He takes his work seriously, but not his stardom

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Updated: November 4, 2017 1:43 pm

Kunal Kapoor will be seen alongside Akshay Kumar in the upcoming film Gold. Kunal has featured in films like Rang De Basanti, Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana, Kaun Kitney Paani Mein and Dear Zindagi. Related News
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“What I really like about him is, he takes his work very seriously, but not himself or his stardom. I can’t think of many actors that have constantly reinvented themselves the way he has,” Kunal told IANS. He never lets you feel like you are working with such a huge star,” added the actor, who is the brand ambassador of fashion brand Indian Terrain. As a country, we have such an incredible history, and so many fascinating stories to tell. Kunal will soon be seen with Akshay in Gold. “It is about time that we started celebrating our real life heroes. “From being the country’s biggest action star to the king of comedy and now putting his weight behind socially relevant films, and stories that very few actors would have the courage to back. The actor also appreciates the trend of making films based on true and inspiring stories. It will release on Independence Day 2018. Directed by Reema Kagti, the film is about India’s first Olympic medal win as a free nation in the year 1948 at the 14th Olympic Games in London. “Akshay is someone that I have a lot of respect for.