New Delhi Akshay Kumar’s film Lakshmi is releasing on Disney Plus Hotstar on 9 November. In this horror comedy film, Akshay Kumar will also be seen as a transgender. Ahead of the release, Akshay has shared a video, appealing to people to change their attitude towards transgenders. Kiara Advani and Lakshmi Narayan Tripathi are also seen alongside Akshay in this video.
Sharing the video on Twitter, Akshay wrote – To avoid sight, we took a lot of vaccines, now it is our turn to take a vaccine that changes the attitude Let us end the gender stereotype and increase our support for the third gender by applying red dot, which is a symbol of love and respect. In the video, Akshay is also seen dancing with some transgenders.
Lakshmi is directed by Raghav Lawrence. The film stars Kiara Advani in the female lead role. Lakshmi had been in controversy over its old title Lakshmi Bomb, after which it was simply titled Lakshmi. Recently the film’s song Bam Bhole was released, in which Akshay is seen performing an energetic dance in a transgender getup. The song is being well liked on the Internet. In this song, Akshay is dancing with 100 transgenders. This is Akshay’s first release in 2020.
All his films became postponed due to the Kovid-19 panademic. Simply, Lakshmi is being released on OTT this year. Earlier this film was to be released on Eid this year. Akshay’s Suryavanshi was also scheduled to release this year, but that film will now appear in the first quarter next year. Apart from this, Bachchan Pandey, Prithviraj, Raksha Bandhan, Belbottom, Atrangi Ray are also expected to be released in 2021.