Akira is upcoming action thriller starring Sonakshi Sinha. Written and directed by AR Murugadoss, whose last directed movies Ghajini and Holiday was the blockbuster movies and the highest grosser of all time. Akira is a remake of Tamil film Mouna Guru released in 2011. Murugadoss is collaborating with Fox Star Studios and is producing the film.
Akira comes to Mumbai for her higher education and shows her fighting skill in the college whenever someone messes with her. But suddenly something happens and she becomes the target of Mumbai police especially of the four corrupt officers who are using her and wants to accept the crime of which she is unaware completely. Akira fights with the whole system and shows everyone that girls can’t be ignored more.
Director Anurag Kashyap and Konkona Sen Sharma will be seen in a major role with Sonakshi Sinha. Music is composed by duo Vishal-Shekhar where one of the songs is sung by Sonakshi Sinha.The movie is expected to be average and estimated to collect Rs 4-5 crores on Akira 1st Day Box Office Collection. The movie is focused and based on women empowerment which is a sensitive subject, and Sonakshi Sinha can be seen in Violent and Dabangg avatar which has brought curiosity among audience for the movie.
Note- Reportedly, action superstar Akshay Kumar is playing a guest role in the movie and recently he posted a video supporting Sonakshi as Akira in the movie.