Canada's Brand Ambassador Akshay Kumar is taking the leap to Hollywood with his maiden Indo-Canadian production, Breakaway and is leaving no stone unturned to make his excitement for the film known.
Debuting in the film is Akshay's Canadian prodigy, the film's lead actor Vinay Virmani and Akshay took to twitter to give the young up n' comer lad a public welcoming.
“Introducing Vinay Virmani as Rajveer Singh, a good ice hockey player in reel & real life and yes he can act!” Akshay tweeted.
Vinay who considers Akshay - a friend, philosopher, guide and mentor couldn't be more ecstatic with the intro from his cinematic idol, saying "So blessed to be introduced by you bro. You are an inspiration. Much love and respect always."
Starring Rob Lowe, Russell Peters, Camilla Belle and Anupam Kher; Breakaway features Akshay in a cameo alongside music heavyweights rappers - Ludacris and Drake.
Slated for a September 30 release, the international version of the film is titled 'Breakaway' while the Indian version is called 'Speedy Singhs'.
The film is also scheduled for a grand premiere at this year's Toronto International Film Festival.
With Akshay Kumar as mentor and Breakaway as his debut venture - Vinay's positively onside and on track for his big break.