The espionage thriller Baby has been directed by Neeraj Pandey of A Wednesday and Special 26 fame. Akshay Kumar will be seen playing the role of an under-cover officer in the film.
"I was very surprised when I first heard the script but slowly I got to know about the importance of the title Baby. It is a thriller with lots of action. The story has been inspired from real life incidents. I play a under-cover intelligence cop," Akshay told reporters during the trailer launch of the film.
Besides Akshay Kumar, Baby also features Anupam Kher, Rana Daggubati, Danny Denzongpa and Taapsee Pannu among others. Akshay said he is very confident about the film and hopes that the audience will appreciate their effort.
"People have liked Neeraj's film, so there is a lot of curiosity about Baby. People are waiting for the film," the actor said. Produced by Bhushan Kumar Krishan Kumar, Shital Bhatia, Cape of Good Films and Crouching Tiger, Baby will hit theatres on January 23 next year.