The actor is returning to the Khiladi series through ‘Khiladi 786’, 12-year after he had played a con man in ‘Khiladi 420’ in 2000.
Kumar said that “It (Khiladi) is a title for me. Wherever I go to people call me Khiladi. I have always been referred to as Khiladi (sic).”
‘Khiladi 786’ is an imminent action comedy film directed by Ashish R Mohan starring Ileana D’Cruz, Paresh Rawal and Himesh Reshammiya.
Akshay said that “It has been 12 years that I haven’t done that kind of a film. I thinks the role it was written for me… I am happy to be doing action films again.”
The 44-year-old Akshay starts his acting career with action films but afterwards took a break to play at mainly in comedy. ‘Khiladi 786’ is slated for release in Diwali.