Actor Akshay Kumar, known for doing his own stunts, said that shooting bike stunts on the streets of Bangkok for Rohit Shetty’s Sooryavanshi was extra special. “I always have a lot of fun doing my own stunts. Rohit is anyway a class apart when it comes to action in his films,” Akshay said in a statement. “Doing these bike stunts on the streets of Bangkok was extra special. Many years back I would ride a bike in Bangkok to deliver food. Now I am doing the same all over again, to earn my food,” he said.
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It takes real fathers to transform their boys into heroes. Started doing stunts at the age of 16, still going strong at 45 And I know one man who will always be proud of me in Heaven My Guru, My Father – Veeru Devgan Two most important lessons he taught me: 1. Be honest with your work and work will be honest with you. 2. Before performing any stunt the most important thing is – SAFETY FIRST. (On Location…Bangkok… Stunt Rehearsals before Akshay performs the actual shot…#sooryavanshi) PS: Please do not try this stunt. All the drivers in the cars are stunt Professionals and the stunts are performed in a controlled environment.
The place holds a special place in his heart since he has worked there for many years before he started his acting career. Reliance Entertainment is presenting the film, which is backed by Rohit Shetty Picturez, Dharma Productions and Cape of Good Films.
Akshay plays the lead role of Veer Suryavanshi, a character that was introduced as an anti-terrorist squad officer in a cameo role performed by the Kesari star in Simmba. Actress Katrina Kaif will be seen as his love interest in Sooryavanshi. The film also stars Sara Ali Khan, and will see Neena Gupta essay role of Akshay’s mother.