The first look of Akshay Kumar’s next, Airlift is out and it looks quite intriguing. Airlift directed by Raja Krishnan Menon will release on 22 January, 2015.
First Look of Airlift released: Thriller on Biggest Human Evacuation
Akshay Kumar will again show his patriotic avatar in his upcoming flick, Airlift which also stars ‘The Lunchbox’ fame, Nimrat Kaur in an important character. The first look of 2016’s highly awaited film ‘Airlift’ was released by the makers and it was shared by Akshay Kumar on social network. Airlift release date is 22 January, 2015.
Airlift Story and Star Cast
Airlift is based on true event happened back in 1990 when a man named Ranjit Katyal carried out the evacuation of 1,70,000 Indians from Kuwait to save their life which was threatened due to ongoing war between Kuwait and Iraq. It is story about the stranded Indians in Kuwait during the war scenario and how a rich businessman i.e. Ranjit Katyal evacuated them to a safe place and then to India with the help of Indian Government. Indian government sent 488 commercial flights to Jordan and brought back its 1,70,000 natives safely. It is said to be the biggest ever human evacuation in Mankind history.
Akshay Kumar plays the lead role of Ranjit Katyal and the story promises a stern and intense thriller. Akshay’s record of Republic day weekend release is impressive with the likes of Baby and Special 26 which raises the expectations pertaining to Airlift. Raja Menon has directed this true story based thriller about human evacuation and it also stars Nimrat Kaur in it.
Airlift First Official Teaser: Teaser releases this Wednesday
Airlift Teaser would be out on this Wednesday and we will get to see Akki in intense and fascinating character of Ranjit Katyal. Airlift would be the first big bollywood release in 2016 and republic day vacation would help the films business as its theme is also patriotic.