Akshay Kumar is the first Bollywood producer to go Hollywood. This upcoming movie, Breakaway stars Rob Lowe, Russell Peters, Vinay Virmani, Camilla Belle, Anupam Kher & Akshay Kumar himself, who plays a cameo in the film. Akshay kumar has made full efforts to reach out his audience. The movie features music videos with International stars like Ludacris ,Drake and Akshay himself in the videos with music given by Sandeep Chowta and RDB(Rhythm Dhol Bass).
Alliance Atlantis , one of the largest distributors have picked up the film for distribution. It is their first movie that they are working for which is produced by an Indian producer. The movie releases on the 30th of September and treated just like a Hollywood release with more than 3,500 prints. This movie is going to be a curtain raiser at the Toronto Film Festival on September 10 this year. Breakaway is written by Jeff Schechter and Ajay Virmani, and directed by Robert Lieberman. The movie’s Indian release will be called Speedy Singhs and the International release will be called Breakaway.
ABOUT THE FILM: Akshay Says, “Breakaway is a touching story about a young Indian Ice Hockey player who wants to get into the big league.” He adds, “I am introducing Vinay Virmani, who is a very good Ice Hockey player in real life as well. The film is about an Indian family wanting to break the stranglehold the Whites have abroad in sports.