Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has signed a three-film deal with Fox Star Studios and Cape of Good Films. The first project in the line-up is Mission Mangal which is directed by Jagan Shakti and co-produced by R Balki.

On Monday, Akshay unveiled the cast of the film by a post shared on his social media. The film will feature Taapsee Pannu, Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha, Sharman Joshi, Kirti Kulhari and Nithya Menen.

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Akshay shared the picture with the cast on his social media account writing, “Proud and excited to bring the story of India’s Mars Mission, #MissionMangal to you. Coincidentally the mission was launched on this very date, 5th Nov. 2013. Meet the team and do share your best wishes for our shubh mangal journey. Helmed by Jagan Shakti.”

Actress Vidya, Sonakshi, and Taapsee have already shared the silver screen with Akshay but South Indian actor Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari and Sharman will share the screen space for the first time.

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On association with Fox Star Studios and Cape of Good Films, Akshay said, “I am delighted to find a new creative partner in Fox Star Studios and am looking forward to creating a collaboration that will deliver a meaningful and entertaining cinematic experience. With our combined energies, we hope to create content that not only excites but also empowers.”

Apart from Mission Mangal, Akshay has 2.0 with Rajinikanth and Amy Jackson which is all set to release on 29 November 2018. Then he has Kesari alongside Parineeti Chopra and Housefull 4.