Akshay Kumar in and as Music Mogul Gulshan Kumar

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has unveiled the first poster of his upcoming film ‘Mogul’, where he will be essaying the role of T-Series Music Label founder and Bollywood Producer Gulshan Kumar.

Scheduled for release in 2018, Akshay Kumar took to Twitter to make the announcement.

As Akshay Kumar celebrates 26 years in the industry, in the social media post, he also spoke about his association with Gulshan Kumar right from his first film ‘Saugandh’. Akshay Kumar said, “I had the good fortune of knowing Gulshanji well. My association with him started right from my first film Saugandh. We both shared many things in common and come from a similar background. And I am very excited to play him on-screen,” in a statement.

After delivering a high profile roster of successful films in 2016 with Airlift to Rustom, and kick-starting 2017 with a bang with Jolly LL.B 2, one can safely say that Akshay Kumar is the most bankable star in India.

2017 also sees Akshay Kumar in a series of standout films including Toilet – Ek Prem Katha, Padman to 2.0.