Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor on Tuesday confirmed that she would star in Akshay Kumar’s next movie Padman. Sonam shared a picture on her Instagram account and captioned the picture as, “Thrilled to be a part of this prestigious project. #rbalki @akshaykumar @missfunnybones @radhikaofficial #padman.”

Thrilled to be a part of this prestigious project. #rbalki @akshaykumar @missfunnybones @radhikaofficial #padman

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Radhika Apte also confirmed the same by retweeting the look on her Twitter account. Both the actresses will star opposite the Akshay Kumar in the movie which will be Twinkle Khanna’s first production under the banner of her production house Mrs Funnybones Movies.

Sonam Kapoor, Akshay Kumar and Radhika Apte

The movie, which is based on the life of social entrepreneur – Arunachalam Muruganantham, will go on floors in March. Story of the film will revolve around life of an entrepreneur who revolutionized the sanitary pad by making it economically viable for low-income women.

Akshay Kumar is currently busy with his upcoming movie Jolly LLB 2, which is scheduled to release on 10 February 2017. The actor is also busy shooting Bollywood film Toilet – Ek Prem Katha, which will be released on 2 June 2017.