Mumbai, Jan 10: Actress Sonam Kapoor will be casted opposite Khiladi Kumar in the upcoming movie ‘Padman’, a biopic on social entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham who invented the first low-cost sanitary napkins in India.
The movie will also star another actress – Radhika Apte.
Sonam, 31, announced the new on social media by sharing the poster of the R Balki-directed movie.
“Thrilled to be a part of this prestigious project.
#Rbalki @akshaykumar @missfunnybones @radhikaofficial #padman,” Sonam captioned the film’s poster.
Akshay’s wife and actress-turned-writer Twinkle Khanna will produce the film under her new banner Mrs Funnybones Movies.