Published on June 25th, 2018
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Cast as a Bengali hockey player in Gold, Akshay’s Tapan Das aspires to win a Gold medal for India as an independent nation and his journey in materialising his dream is what forms the crux of film Gold.
Gold movie trailer showcases the golden era of Indian hockey as Akshay Kumar plays hockey player under whose captaincy the newly-indepedent country won its first gold.
Inspired by true events, Gold captures India’s first Olympic Games’ win as a free country in hockey. India had just become independent when the Olympic Games were being hostd in England in 1948.
India defeated its former colonial masters on their very soil.
The film revolves around the life of Tapan Das played by Akshay Kumar. Tapan is as much in love with the sport as he is in with the nation.
He dreams to win India its first Gold medal, post the country’s independence from the British reign. As evident from the trailer, Akshay has another patriotism-driven hit to his filmography.
The film recreates India’s historic win for hockey at the 1948 Olympics.
Produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment, Gold has been written and directed by Reema Kagti.
It marks the Bollywood debut of popular TV actress Mouni Roy, and also features Kunal Kapoor, Amit Sadh and Vineet Kumar Singh in key roles.
Watch the video of the trailer