Akshay Kumar to play Lord Krishna!

By Hindustan Times

Akshay Kumar is God. Contrary to speculation, it’s not going to be Shah Rukh Khan or Salman Khan who’ll play Lord Krishna in Grazing Goat Pictures’ first production, OMG...Oh My God, but the star producer himself. “We hadn’t approached any other actor, we were contemplating it, but I was able to adjust my dates and make time for the cameo. It’s only eight-10 days work, but it’s a significant role,” says Akshay.

The screen adaptation of Paresh Rawal’s play Krishna vs Kanhaiyalal, the Umesh Shukla-directed film has Paresh, who is co-producing the film along with Ashvini Yardi, play an atheist. “He’s done 750 shows of the play, all houseful. Opting for someone else would have been wrong. It had to be Paresh,” Akshay reasons, saying a friend from Canada had recommended the play to him. The actor says, “I saw it last year and it c