"It's an out-and-out Akshay Kumar film. Director of the film has clarified and issued a following statement to indiaglitz
Let me clarify that Sunil only has a supporting part, but it will be an important one though," Apparently, Sunil's character will be part of many funny scenes. "The film is a mix of comedy and drama. It's too early to reveal the intricacies of the character,".
When contacted, Sunil - who is getting ready for his new comedy TV show - says, "I can't talk about the film yet since I have been asked not to." But what about the reports suggesting that he is playing the 'parallel lead' with Akshay? "I haven't said anything (about that). And I am not aware of it. Let me find out more," he says. Apart from Akshay and Shruti Haasan, the film will also feature Prakash Raj and Sonu Sood. Kareena Kapoor Khan will make a special appearance in a dance number.
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