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Watch | Not just hockey, Gold crew played these sports off-screen while shooting

SNS | New Delhi |

Akshay Kumar’s Gold is doing well at the box office and making headlines since its release. The makers released a BTS video showcasing the on-sets fun the cast and crew had while shooting for the film.

Akshay Kumar not only led team Gold on screen but also off screen as he got the entire cast and crew to play numerous sports and games on the sets.

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The film revolves around hockey, but the behind-the-scenes video features the team playing a lot of games. They played cricket, football, lagori, badminton, tennis, throwball, dog & bone, dumb charades, arm wrestling, boxing etc.

At the end of the video, Akshay explains the importance of sports and asks parents to encourage their kids to play sports not just hockey but any sport.

Here is the video.

 Director of the film Reema Kagti said, “Most of the time you have actors who are kind of unhappy with the long hours they are spending on the sets, but these guys would just keep playing, so it was good for me. I didn’t have to deal with anybody.”

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The film stars Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy, Kunal Kapoor, Amit Sadh, Vineet Singh and Sunny Kaushal.

Gold marks 70 years of Free India’s first gold medal at the 1948 Olympics and had hit the theatres on 15 August 2018.