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Akshay Kumar To Play The Role Of Emperor Of Music In His Next Biopic 

After working in an array of movies with social messages, Akshay Kumar has signed another powerful movie. Khiladi actor will be seen playing the role of T-Series founder Gulshan Kumar in his next biopic. Akshay Kumar mentioned in a tweet that he has been associated with Gulshan Kumar from his very first movie. The 49–year-old actor is super excited to present the story of Emperor of Music on the silver screen. Read on for full scoop!   Recommended story: What role will Akshay Kumar play in Twinkle Khanna's Maiden production 

Akshay Kumar has nailed his performances in comedy and action packed movies.  

Khiladi actor seems to be interested in working in different kind of movies these days. 

From the role of pad man to owner of pay-and-use toilet, Akshay is choosing varied roles in his career. 

Now, the actor will present the tale of Emperor of Music in his next biopic.

Akshay Kumar shared this surprising news with his fans on Twitter.          

Gulshan Kumar’s biopic Mogul will be directed by Jolly LLB 2 fame director Subhash Kapoor. 

Subhash Kapoor always wanted to make a movie on Gulshan Kumar’s story. 

Jolly LLB 2 fame director, explained, “When Vikram Malhotra shared the idea of the film with me, it was a feeling of disbelief. I always told my team that the one story I would love to make a movie on was Gulshanji’s and here I am doing just that.” 

Khiladi actor worked with the legend of music in his first movie.

Akshay Kumar stated, “I had the good fortune of knowing Gulshanji well and had a close association with him right from my first film ‘Saugandh’. We both shared many things in common and came from a similar background. I am very excited to play him on screen.” 

For Gulshan Kumar's son Bhushan Kumar, Mogul is a dream come true. 

Bhushan Kumar explained, “My father has been a guiding force all through my life, and I have always felt his presence in everything I do. I always knew that one day I would make Mogul and share my father’s amazing story with the world. I am also extremely happy that my mother Sudesh Kumari will be producing the film. I can think of no one better than Akshay to play him on screen.” 

The real life story of Gulshan Kumar will be depicted in Akshay Kumar starrer Mogul. 

He was the son of a juice seller in Delhi. Gulshan entered into the music business when his father opened a shop selling records and audio cassettes. 

Emperor of music started his audio cassette operation named as ‘Super Cassettes Industries.’ 

Later, he founded his own music production in Delhi and moved to Mumbai with its success. 

Gulshan Kumar has produced a number of hit movies including Aashiqui (1990) and Dil Hai ki Manta Nahin (1991). 

Gulshanji, a highly religious man, released several released several holy music albums under his banner. The whole life story of Gulshan Kumar including his murder outside a temple in Mumbai will be depicted in the biopic. Gulshan Kumar’s daughters Tulsi Kumar and Khushali Kumar made a music album ‘Mere Papa’ in the memory of their loving father in 2016. 

Emperor of music was quite attached to his youngest daughter Tulsi Kumar.  

Hence, the announcement of Mogul has been made on her birthday today. 

The movie will hit the floor in 2018. 

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