Here's why Akshay is excited to produce 'Naam Shabana'

‘Naam Shabana’ is a first of its kind in Indian Cinema, with a woman spy.

Published: 21st March 2017 12:54 AM  |   Last Updated: 21st March 2017 12:54 AM   |  A+A-

Akshay Kumar (File Photo | AP)

Akshay Kumar (File Photo | AP)


NEW DELHI:  Akshay Kumar reveals his excitement over producing 'Naam Shabana,' a film which showcases the making of a spy. 

He wanted to make such a movie for its exciting content. On that note, ‘Naam Shabana’ is a first of its kind in Indian Cinema, with a woman spy.

He said, "I am very excited to produce a film about making of a spy. It's never been shown before in a film. In all films we are already spies who are on various missions."

'Naam Shabana' showcases Shabana's journey, portrayed by Taapsee Pannu, of becoming an undercover agent and highlights her intense martial arts training sessions and action stunts. 

The Khiladi actor also trained Taapsee for the film, which is India's first spin-off, based on her character in 'Baby.’
Neeraj Pandey's ‘Naam Shabana,’ directed by Shivam Nair, is all set to release on March 31.

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