Rumor has it that Akshay Kumar has committed to playing the antagonist in "Dhoom 4". An official announcement is still pending, reports reveal.
The Dhoom franchise has seen Bollywood actors John Abraham, Hrithik Roshan and Aamir Khan playing a gray character. If you believe the recent reports, Akshay Kumar could be the newest entry in the franchise's villains list.
Rumors have been circulating for some time that Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan have been raised for the lead role in Dhoom 4. Later at noon, a commercial source announced that Akshay was in talks with producer Aditya Chopra to play the antagonist in the next Dhoom film. What has now excited fans is a tweet that confirms the same.
Atul Mohan, a film retail analyst, tweeted, "A high-ranking source has revealed that Akshay Kumar has been confirmed for Dhoom 4. Let's wait for the official announcement."
– Atul Mohan (@atulmohanhere) February 3, 2020
Should this turn out to be the case, Dhoom 4 would be another expected film from Akshay.
The Dhoom franchise is known for its well-known protagonists played by Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra. In the first Dhoom film, Esha Deol played the female protagonist. In the second film, this role was played by Bipasha Basu in a double role. In addition to Hrithik Roshan, Dhoom 2 also occupied Aishwarya Rai as an opponent. Katrina Kaif played the main hero in Dhoom 3. It is not yet known which actress will be seen in the next Dhoom film.
Only time will tell whether Akshay is actually the face of Dhoom 4.
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