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Akshay Kumar to Janhvi Kapoor – B-town actors who will don the garb of the Indian armed forces in 2020
Donning a uniform is a matter of great pride and honor for any actor. But it also comes with a huge responsibility of playing the part to perfection. Given that the armed forces are a most respectable vocation in the world, actors revel in putting in the extra prep and hard work in playing the men in uniform. As we walk further into 2020, here’s taking a look at the actors who slip into the coveted uniforms, bringing their A-game to the table.
B-town actors who will portray characters in the armed forces in 2020
Pursuing the story of Arjuna Awardee Captain Vikram Batra, Sidharth Malhotra is all set to bring the valor of this martyr on-screen with his gusto. From prepping with the Batra family, to work with the armed forces, Sidharth is pulling the project with all his earnestness.
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With his next project, especially ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’, the actor will once again play the army man. Slipping effortlessly into the part of Gunjan’s brother Anshuman, who plays a key part in Gunjan’s career and stint during the 1999 Kargil War. Though Angad has played the part before in ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’, he was able to bring to this film the grit and bravado it needed.
As the assuming hero of the tale, on Kapoor’s shoulders rest the insurmountable task of playing Flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena who changed the course of Kargil War, becoming the first woman pilot of the IAF to fly into the combat zone during the war.
In the fourth installment of the ‘Singham’ series, a cop universe created by Rohit Shetty, the third superhero cop Akshay Kumar joins the bandwagon. Playing a diligent cop in ‘Sooryavanshi’, Akshay Kumar will don the uniform playing the chief of the Anti-Terrorism Squad.
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Ajay exudes confidence in the role of Indian Air Force Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik in ‘Bhuj’. The film set during the 1971 Indo-Pak War, when Karnik was in-charge of the Bhuj airbase, the film traces the story of how he kept it operational even during the heavy bombing from Pakistan.
In his next, an action thriller titled ‘Attack’, John Abraham plays an army man leading a team of officers to resolve a hostage situation. The film is a fictional account based on real-life events and most of the details about it have been kept under wraps.
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