Balbir Singh was a superb hockey player from India who made India proud with his amazing skills. This 1924 year born Balbir Singh did sensationally in the London Olympic Games in the year 1948 and caught the attention of many all over.
It is important to note that he scored hat-trick of goals versus Argentina and made many sit up and take notice of him.
It must be noted that Balbir Singh also contributed a lot as a coach in the later years. Now the news is a biopic would be made on Balbir Singh and that would have none other than Hindi actor Akshay Kumar or AK acting in the role of this sensational hockey legend.
It is now confirmed that his recent film titled ‘’Rustom’’ directed by Tinu Suresh Desai was received well and was superb success at the box office. This film had AK in combination with actors like Illeana, Esha Gupta, Arjan Bajwa etc. This new biopic titled ”Gold” would be directed by Reema Kagti and would be bankrolled by Excel Entertainment and this film would hit the cinema halls on the Independence Day in the year 2018. The story is based on India’s first ever gold medal at the Hockey in Olympics.
It is now said that actor Akshay Kumar as Balbir Singh would be stunning and this film has raised the expectations to huge level. Superb Akshay Kumar!!