Padman is an upcoming Comedy-drama film directed by R Balki. It features Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in lead roles. Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan appears in a prominent role. The film is produced by Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna Kumar under Hope Productions. The story plot is based on social entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham. While Cinematography is taken care by PC Sreeram, Music is composed by Amit Trivedi. Editing is done by Chandan Arora.

The film will be released on 13th April 2018.

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