A Gold Medal Story on Independence Day

A Gold Medal Story on Independence Day

Akshay Kumar has proved his acting skills many times but it will be interesting to see him playing the role of a hockey player, as Tapan Das.

Set in 1948, the historic story of India's first Olympic medal as a free nation. The film has been directed by ‘Monsoon wedding’ fame “Reema Kagti”. Major shooting was done in Europe’s famous cities Yorkshire and The Midlands, England.

The Indian hockey players of men's team won the country's first Olympic medal as a free nation in 1948 at the 14th London Olympiad. The London Olympics was the first Olympics held after World War II. It was held after a gap of 12 years, with the previous one being the 1936 Berlin Olympics.