Akshay Kumar, Soonam Kapoor and Radika Apte starring Padman is all confirmed for Jan 26th release worldwide. Sony Pictures had acquired rights of the movie and will be releasing it worldwide.
Akshay Kumar had revealed the first look of his co-stars in his twitter handle. Sonam Kapoor shared “Such a pleasure working with the indomitable Akshay Kumar. He was the perfect person to play the role of Padman and has brought a sense of humour and love to the film. Of course none of these would have been possible without the humble visionary”
This comedy-drama film directed by R. Balki on based on the true life of the real Coimbatore based Padman Mr. Arunachalam Muruganantham, a social entrepreneur from Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu who invented the low-cost sanitary napkin making machine after great struggles.