Karan Johar expressed his appreciation for the Akshay Kumar’s recent release ‘Gold’ and called the film an exhilarating experience.
Karan after watching the sports drama took to twitter on Thursday morning and wrote, “The last act of #gold made me sit up and cheer and applaud the cinematic victory of the film!!! What an exhilarating experience it was! Kudos to the entire cast and crew of this uplifting film!!!!! @akshaykumar @kagtireema @excelmovies @ritesh_sid @FarOutAkhtar ”
Apart from Akshay Kumar the film starred Amit Sadh, Kunal Kapoor, Vineet Kumar Singh and Sunny Kaushal.
Karan praising the cast’s performances added, “The performances of #gold are on point!!! @akshaykumar has a solid sincerity that makes his TAPAN an applause worthy character ! Kudos to the ensemble for their brilliance! Kunal! Vineet! Amit! Sunny! Mouni! All super! ”
Actor Angad Bedi also tweeted and said Tapas Das wins you over, “#gold last half an hour is just awesome!! @akshaykumar sir as tapan Das wins you over..spectacular performance. @TheAmitSadh @kapoorkkunal @sunnykaushal89 own the film with their brilliance. @Roymouni great job done. Loved the chemistry. #GharLayengeGold”
‘Gold’ is a historical sports drama, inspired by India’s first Olympic gold medal that traces the “golden era” of Indian hockey through the journey of Tapan Das, a young assistant manager in 1936, who dreams of playing for an independent nation.
Directed by Reema Kagti and produced by Excel Entertainment ‘Gold’ released on August 15.