Rustom is an upcoming Bollywood film written by Vipul K Rawal and directed by Tinu Suresh Desai. It features Akshay Kumar and Ileana D’Cruz in the lead roles. This film is based on the real-life incident of Naval Officer K.M Nanavati. Principal photography of this film commenced in February 2016. This movie is set for a worldwide release on 12 August 2016.
There are many books which were inspired by his life and now Akshay Kumar is coming up with a film on him to put a light on his life. There was a lot of media coverage and controversies during his time in his life. Akshay Kumar who is now on the high of his career with back to back hits and proving to be a promising actor with his new kind of films has again choose a different role for him. He has received a lot of appreciation for his look in the movie. Along with Akshay Kumar, the movie features Ileana D Cruz, Arjan Bajwa, Esha Gupta.