Ayushmann Khurrana is finally set to start his career as an action hero from film An Action Hero. The National Award-winning actor Ayushmann Khurrana is playing the titular character in the movie, which is jointly produced by Aanand L Rai, T Series, and Bhushan Kumar. In a latest media chat, the producer and leading man Aanand L Rai opened up about An Action Hero, and spilled beans on the casting of the project.
In a recent media interaction, filmmaker Aanand L Rai talked about casting Ayushmann Khurrana as the titular character in An Action Hero. As per the the filmmaker, the National award-winning actor is always their first choice for any film that has a twist. "Ayushmann is our first choice for any twisted story. This is an action film with a twist and Ayushmann has come on board due to the twist," revealed the producer, thus also confirming that An Action Hero is not just a conventional Bollywood action film.
Ayushmann Khurrana about working with Jaideep Ahlawat in An Action Hero
The Doctor G actor opened up about working with Jaideep Ahlawat in An Action Hero. For the information, Jaideep is apparently playing the lead antagonist in the much-awaited film. Talking about his association with the Gangs of Wasseypur actor, Ayushmann reevaled, "I always feel, the cast needs to be good. Batman needs a joker for the right balance. I think it's always a team effort and a collaboration. I am a huge fan of Jaideep Ahlawat, ever since I watched Paatal Lok. I am glad, I for a chance to work with him. He has a parallel lead in the film."
An Action Hero is scheduled to hit the theatres on December 2, 2022.