Akshay Kumar and his team are gearing up to travel space and it is for Mission Mangal. The film features an ensemble of Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha and Vidya Balan and now Sanjay Kapoor is also on board.
Sanjay Kapoor will be playing the life partner of Vidya Balan. The actor has been paired up with the Tumhari Sulu actress for the first time and is quite excited to share screen space with her. Confirming about playing her husband in the film, Sanjay shared a picture with his on-screen wife Vidya Balan on his social media profile.
He captioned it, “#Chemburites shooting in #Chembur #Backtoourroots #Shootinglife #peekaboo #missionmangal #15aug2019 @balanvidya”
The first schedule is shot in Chembur, Mumbai. And what a coincidence both the actors have common grounds as they were both residents of Chembur.
Mission Mangal, it is said to be an ambitious space drama based on India’s Mars Mission which is expected to be co-produced by R. Balki.
The film is directed by debutant Jagan Shakti and it also stars South actress Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari and Sharman Joshi in prominent roles. The film was launched on November 5, coincidentally the day the mission was launched 5 years ago.
It is also reported that Sanjay Kapoor, will next be seen in the role of his real life niece Sonam Kapoor’s father in The Zoya Factor that also stars Malayalam superstar Dulquer Salmaan.