Twinkle Khanna has turned a new leaf in 2017 with her first Production the film Padman starring Hubby Akshay Kumar and directed by R. Balki. After taking the writing world by storm with some brilliant writing in a weekly newspaper column and two books Mrs Funnybones and The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad Twinkle is turning a full-fledged film producer with her own banner, Mrs Funnybones Movies. Mr Khliadi Akshay Kumar took to twitter to make the announces of Twinkles first film as producer .
The first poster of film, titled ‘Padman' has the tagline, ‘based on an extraordinary true story’ along with an image of a sanitary pad and details like 'cotton 100 %' and 'fresh'. Padman is based on the true life story of Arunachalam Muruganantha who campaigned extensively for menstrual hygiene in rural India and was known as ‘Sanitary Man’. He invented a low cost sanitary towel maker that used ecofriendly material to deliver a very low cost towel. Bollywoodpataka had reported earlier that Twinkle Khanna was planning to turn one of the stories from her latest book ‘The Legend of Laxmi Prasad' into a film , Padman is that story. The script for the film Padman is written and directed by R Balki. Twinkle tweeted her delight on producing this film.
Does that mean one more film for Akshay in 2017 he already has a full schedule with 4 back to back releases in 2017, Jolly LLB 2, Toilet- Ek Prem Katha, Crack and ‘2.0’. So does this mean Akshay will have one more film on his plate , yes is the answer to that as which man can refuse a film produced by his wife.