Bollywood star Akshay Kumar is ready with his first release for
this year Patiala House, which will be hitting the
theaters on February 11. The promos of the film suggest that it is
going to be a hit for Akshay, who has faced consecutive three
failures in 2010 with Khatta Meetha, Action Replayy and Tees Maar
Patiala House will make Askhay Kumar, the real
'khiladi" as he plays an aspiring cricketer in this film. His
character is supposedly based on a real life cricketer Monty
Panesar, who became the first Sikh representing England in
This film also brings Akshay and his real life mom-in-law Dimple
Kapadia on one screen as she plays his reel mother in the film.
Rishi Kapoor will be seen playing his father, who is very tough
with his principles. Patiala House will also see first
time pairing of Anushka Sharma and Akshay Kumar and they are
expected to rock the screen both being Punjabis in real life.
The film is set in London, where four generations of the Kahlon
family live together in a suburban house. Akshay plays the lead
character, who had to sacrifice his dream of becoming a cricketer
and gets a second chance to fulfill that dream later. Director
Nikhil Advani says that Akshay"s character is not inspired by only
one person as they did a thorough research on the cricketers of
We hope, the Khiladi of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar starts this year
with high score with Patiala House.