09 July 2019
Mumbai: Fox Star released the teaser of 'Mission Mangal' that showcases the "incredible" story of the launch of India's first satellite to Mars. The video of 45 seconds had the internet hooked immediately after release on YouTube. It is filled with several nail biting moments and has praise-worthy visual effects.
Actor Akshay Kumar earlier said that "Mission Mangal" is one film which he did specially for his daughter and children her age.
In "Mission Mangal", a space drama, he plays a scientist.
"'Mission Mangal', a film which I hope will inspire as much as entertain. A film which I've done specially for my daughter and children her age to familiarise them with the incredible true story of India's mission to Mars," Akshay tweeted on Thursday.
Arriving this Independence Day, it also stars Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari and Nithya Menen, with Jagan Shakti helming the film.
A post from the official Twitter page of Fox Star Hindi read: "Thank you Akshay Kumar for being a part of this incredible journey! We can't think of anyone better to inspire generations to come. Get ready for the true story of India's space mission to Mars #MissionMangal."