Nephew of veteran actor Vinod Khanna, Akhil Kapur is going make
his Bollywood debut with the film Desi Kattey. The movie
is a tale of two friends who start working in a pistol making
factory at an early age and knows everything needed to became a
Akhil will essay the role of Pali, a gangster in the film who is
passionate about his relationships. Being a martial arts performer
the actor will also be seen doing action sequence in the
In his debut film, Akhil Kapur will share screen space with
Shetty. One film old, actor Jay Bhanushali will play the role
of Akhil's friend in the movie.
Akhil said that he don't want to do romantic film, as he wants
to showcase his martial arts skills on the big screen. The actor is
born and bought in Dubai, but shifted his base to Mumbai couple of
years go and is not new to the film industry. He was an assistant
director in films like Honeymoon Pvt Ltd,
Salaam-E-Ishq and Gandhi My Father.
Film Desi Kattey is directed and produced by Anand
Kumar and is scheduled to release on September 12, 2014.