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I am not just doing social movies I have ‘Houseful 4’ releasing too: Akshay Kumar

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Akshay Kumar was present at the song launch of ‘PadMan’ along with actor Twinkle Khanna, Radhika Apte, and director Balki on Wednesday. During media interaction, Kumar said he is not just doing social movies but also has ‘Houseful 4’ releasing too.
‘Padman’ hero Akshay was asked if maturing as an actor, he is consciously moving towards films with social issue mixed with quality entertainment in order to make people think and entertain them, he said, “I am enjoying doing such films’ and also at the same time I am enjoying commercial cinema. I am not just doing social film I am also doing ‘Houseful 4’. I have all kinds of movies. Yes, such stories do attract me and I enjoy it because it gives me satisfaction as an actor and as a human being.”
The actor has worked in movies based on social icons and issues are ‘Airlift’, ‘Toilet Ek Prem Katha’, ‘Padman’ and ‘Gold’ in near future.
When asked how the film will reach the villages who can’t buy pads are treat them as Luxury items, Akshay said, “We aren’t aiming for money but to take the film to places where it will contribute to society and where it is most needed. I will make sure that these measures are taken along with the help of our government.”
Twinkle added, “ we have even spoken to various ministries, and we are going to make sure that school girls and principals and teachers all this film and the film penetrates where it has to. What we are all hoping is that if nothing else at least a conversation starts. Girls who can’t award sanitary pads can now go to their parents and say we don’t need fairness creams but sanitary pads because we need to go to school so that we can get into the workforce.”
Padman is a Hindi comedy-drama film directed by R. Balki. It is a biopic on Arunachalam Muruganantha, who created a revolution in the field of affordable menstrual hygiene.
Produced by KriArj Entertainment, Mrs. Funnybones Movies, Hope Productions and Columbia Pictures the film will be released worldwide on January 26th, 2018.

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