Akshay Kumar Celebrates The Power Of Women Scientists As He Drops A Picture With the Cast Of Mission Mangal - View Pic!
Mission Mangal cast (Photo Credits: Instagram)

It might be similar to Hollywood's Oscar-nominated Hidden Figures but Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal is also something we are super excited for! As we all know by now, Akshay Kumar plays the scientist Rakesh Dhawan in the film which is a story centring around the women scientists of ISRO. Kumar took up to Instagram to share a peek at how amazing the cast looks as they all don their avatars for their roles in Mission Mangal. Akshay Kumar Starrer Mission Mangal WILL Clash With Prabhas' Saaho At the Box Office Over Independence Day 2019

He captioned the picture as, "Be it making a home or launching a successful space mission, women know it all! Celebrating the power of women scientists: #MissionMangal is their story! (sic)" The story of Mission Mangal actually revolves around the scientists of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), who have contributed to engineering India's first interplanetary expedition Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). It is a very interesting story and has a phenomenal star cast. Akshay Kumar Says Did 'Mission Mangal' Specially For Daughter

The film stars Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sharman Joshi, Nithya Menen, Sonakshi Sinha and Kirti Kulhari in pivotal roles. A teaser of the same was released earlier by Kumar where he wrote, "Ek Desh. Ek Sapna. Ek Ithihaas. The true story of India's #SpaceMission to Mars is here." Mission Mangal is scheduled to release on Independence Day this year. Considering how the filmmakers have used August 15 as the day for their film's release, it certainly will invoke a lot of patriotism. Mission Mangal First Poster Out! Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha and Others Look Determined to Touch the Sky

The film has been directed by Jagan Shakti. Speaking about Mission Mangal, Kumar said that he worked on this film especially for his daughter! "#MissionMangal , a film which I hope will inspire as much as entertain. A film which I’ve done specially for my daughter and children her age to familiarise them with the incredible true story of India’s mission to Mars! @FoxStarHindi #HopePictures #JaganShakti @isro" he wrote on Twitter. We can't wait to watch what the makers have in store for us!