The master craftsman, A R Murugadoss is now busy with the release of his upcoming bollywood project which has been titled ‘Akira’. the female oriented film features Sonakshi Sinha in the lead role. Akira is the official remake of tamil film ‘Mouna Guru’.
Mouna Guru is a tamil thriller film written and directed by Santha Kumar and produced by M. K. Thamizharasu. The film features Arulnithi and Iniya in the lead roles. the film was released on 16 December 2011 to highly positive reviews, subsequently becoming a sleeper hit. Mouna Guru was remade in Kannada as Guru and in Telugu as Shankara.
According to the latest reports, the makers are on its release date finalization. The shooting of the film is already completed, and if everything goes well, Akira will release on February 2016. The film crew is now busy with the post production works, and they are aiming to stick to the dot when it comes to the release date.
Apart from Sonakshi Sinha, the film also features Aditya Roy Kapur, Konkona Sen Sharma, Urmila Mahanta, Mithun Chakraborty, Raai Laxmi, Amit Sadh and Shatrughan Sinha in other prominent roles. South Indian beauty Raai Laxmi is making her Bollywood debut through this flick.